Stephanie Hyre, The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

TITLE: Program Officer

FOCUS AREAS: Education

CONTACT:  304-346-3620, shyre@tgkvf.org

PROFILE:  Stephanie Hyre is the program at The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation who manages the education grantmaking portfolio. She has been with the foundation since March 2012 and previously worked as the foundation’s marketing director. Before that, she served as the executive director of Tyler Mountain Cross Lanes Community Services. She also worked as an English teacher at Piedmont College for a couple years.

Hyre earned a M.A. from the University of Georgia in English and Literature and a B.A. from West Virginia University in the same field. Personal interests include community building, yoga, and literature.