Stefany Cooper, Director of Business Operations
Stefany first came to AYS in May 2015 on a contractual basis as the interim director of strategic initiatives in order to assist the president/CEO on several key projects during the organizations realignment. She joined AYS as a full-time staff member in March 2016, taking on the new position of director of business operations. Stefany leads a newly formed department tasked with improving customer service and accountability.
Much of Stefany’s career was spent at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, where her leadership roles included senior manager of visitor relations, director of visitor relations and director of membership. At The Children’s Museum, she managed large departments and budgets and developed programs aimed to improve service and efficiency and increase revenue. Stefany holds a bachelor of science degree in secondary education from Indiana University.