Stephanie Besch

Program Coordinator

As Program Coordinator at the National Resource Center, Steph is the local site coordinator for the Safe Babies Court Team in Polk County, Iowa, a demonstration site for the Infant and Toddler Court Team program of Zero to Three funded by the Health Resources Services Administration. She also coordinates training, technical assistance, evaluation, and research for the Life Skills Progression (LSP) National Center where she works with programs throughout the U.S. that use the LSP and contributes to other NRC projects conducting interviews, analyzing data, writing reports, and presenting to various audiences.

Before joining the NRC, Steph was a social worker at the Iowa Department of Human Services in child protection and treatment, served as an Infant and Toddler Specialist at Drake University Head Start; and was an early childhood teacher at The House of Mercy residential treatment program. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Child, Adult and Family Services from Iowa State University.

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244 Fenton Administration Building (KFAB)
2500 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
United States