With a B.A. from Hamilton College and an M.B.A. from Cornell University’s Johnson School of Business, Paige LeGrand brings two decades of advancement and communications experience to Steppingstone. She served as The Episcopal Academy’s (Episcopal) Director of Development from 2006 – 2014, leading the school’s successful $100 million campaign to build a new campus in Newtown Square. More recently Ms. LeGrand served as the Academy of Notre Dame de Namur’s Director of Advancement, led The Episcopal Academy’s endowment campaign as Director of Campaign and Strategic Initiatives, and consulted with a variety of nonprofits.
In September 2020, Ms. LeGrand joined Steppingstone’s executive team as VP of Development and Communications. In this role she will work to identify and pursue new opportunities for programmatic funding and support while also developing even more robust individual and corporate support initiatives. Her long relationship with Steppingstone began in 2006 when The Academy’s summer programs were held at Episcopal’s former campus on City Line Avenue. In January 2019, Ms. LeGrand joined Steppingstone’s Board of Directors and led the public relations/communications task force for the strategic planning and branding process.