Stephanie sitting down and smiling at the camera. her Yellow lab guide dog is sitting next to her. she is wearing a black dress with vertical white, and orange lines.

Stephanie Barrera Valdes
Development and Communications Associate

Stephanie Barrera Valdes serves as Development and Communications Associate for the Federation. A graduate of UMass Boston, Stephanie has a Bachelor’s degree in French with an Advanced Certificate in Translation for Spanish, her first language. Among her professional experiences, she has interned for and been a fundraising volunteer for the National Federation of the Blind in both Boston and Minnesota. Stephanie’s role at the Federation is focused on administrative organization for outreach, communications, and fundraising initiatives.