Stephanie Alexander Maxwell, M.A., CFRE
Stephanie Alexander Maxwell is a Development Professional with twenty-seven years of experience including development positions within education, social service and health care environments as well as work with religious orders.
Her background encompasses coordination of annual giving, capital campaign, direct mail, honorary, and memorial giving programs. She has also coordinated various types of special events and meetings; prepared and designed a wide array of publications; and coordinated efforts of both volunteers and staff members. Her main career focus has been starting and growing new and/or young development programs.
Maxwell is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She earned her B.A. in general studies/journalism from Southeastern Louisiana University in 1989, and her M.A. in philanthropy and development from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in 2000. She received status as a Certified Fundraising Executive in 2001, and was named 2004 Outstanding Professional Fundraiser by the AFP - Greater Baton Rouge Chapter.
She is currently president of the Alabama Chapter of AFP. She currently serves as the Executive Director of the Mountain Brook City Schools Foundation in Mountain Brook, Alabama. She and her husband, David, have three children.