Community Manager at The Blue Zones Project
As Community Program Manager, Stephanie will lead the transformation of Cedar Rapids into a Blue Zones Community through the adoption and implementation of a community-wide well-being improvement Blueprint. Neff most recently held the position of Deputy Director at Linn County Public Health and was formerly Executive Director of Healthy Linn Care Network. For the past nine months, she chaired the Blue Zones Project Power 9 Team in Cedar Rapids and represented Cedar Rapids at the Blue Zones Institute in 2012. She has also served on the United Way of East Central Iowa Health Impact Team and Iowa Community Transformation Grant Leadership Team. Stephanie is an active volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters and enjoys dog training and participating in competitive canine sports.