Interim Managing Director, Communications and Director, Audience Development
Stefanie Jones is interim managing director of communications and director of audience development at the Drug Policy Alliance, a national advocacy nonprofit working to end the drug war and promote drug policies and practices centered in health and social and racial justice. She founded and ran DPA’s Safer Partying program, which introduced harm reduction principles and drug policy alternatives to partygoers as well as anyone with a role in event creation or safety. She also helped develop DPA’s work developing Safety First, a harm reduction-based drug education curriculum for teens.
In her prior role within DPA as event manager she produced four progressively larger editions of the biennial International Drug Policy Reform Conference, as well as numerous local policy conferences, fundraisers and coalition-building meetings.