A writer and editor who specialises in history, visual art, travel and American culture, Stephanie has lived in New York and Boston. She has taught at RMIT University, and has led student tours to Bali and China. She was previously editor of Meanjin cultural journal, and a contributing editor to World Art magazine. Stephanie holds a BA in History from the University of Melbourne, a Masters of Adult Education from Monash University as well as a number of Graduate Diplomas in a myriad subjects. She has extensive experience working as a freelance curator, an editor of non-fiction trade and scholarly texts and as a writer of articles and essays. Stephanie co-leads the Art and Architecture in the USA tour.