Stephanie Cherkezian


Vice President, Events
Washington, D.C.

Stephanie Cherkezian oversees the planning and execution for all Foreign Policy events. Since joining FP in the fall of 2014, Stephanie has worked on FP’s annual events: the Global Thinkers Gala, the Diplomat of the Year Awards, and PeaceGame events. Stephanie also helped launch the Japan Social Media Salon, FP’s partnership with Vital Voices, and CultureSummit Abu Dhabi 2017. Previously, Stephanie served as a special assistant to the U.S. Senate Budget Committee and held a policy position in the office of Sen. Evan Bayh. She worked for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, coordinating event and travel logistics for U.S. senators, and as a national fundraiser at the Democratic National Committee, where she executed high-level events with surrogates including President Barack Obama. Stephanie holds a Master of Professional Studies in legislative affairs from George Washington University and received her B.A. from James Madison University.

Contact Stephanie Cherkezian: or 202-728-7313.