Stephanie Soden
Stephanie Soden  
Executive Chief of Staff  
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Stephanie joined PPS in January 2018 as Chief of Staff and was elevated to Executive Chief of Staff in March 2019. She oversees Human Resources, Communications, the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Engagement, the board office, government relations, the Ombudsman and complaint proces, as well as supporting the superintendent in daily operations and management.

Stephanie came to PPS from Metro, where she served as chief of staff and chief policy advisor to the agency’s president. She served as public affairs director for the Oregon Department of Justice and held positions with Multnomah County and the governor’s office. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Oregon and a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Concordia University.