Stephanie Armbrister Strutner, MPH, CPS II
As the Director of ASAP of Anderson, Stephanie Strutner is responsible for supporting the community coalition. Her duties include developing and carrying out effective strategies to show a measurable decrease in the prevalence of substance misuse and a measurable increase in knowledge, capacity and accountability among Anderson Countians. Stephanie has been credited for securing millions of dollars in grant funding, mentoring community coalitions, and diversifying the organization’s funding portfolio. As former epidemiologist and evaluator, Strutner has a wealth of knowledge on evaluation, performance measures, and outcomes with a focus on legislative advocacy, and embodies the mission of ASAP.
Strutner holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Emory & Henry College and a Master of Public Health degree in Health Planning Administration from The University of Tennessee. A veteran of the field of substance misuse prevention, she has served in leadership roles at the state level for nonprofit organizations as well as for community coalitions and agencies.
Recently, Stephanie was elected on behalf of all coalitions in Tennessee to speak before our U.S. Senators about the impact drug use has on our communities and is currently enrolled in the Leadership and Social Enterprise Effectiveness Program through the Anderson School of Business at the University of Tennessee.
An avid skier, Stephanie also enjoys spending time with her husband, Matt, and their dog, Oliver.