Stephanie Werren Vice President & Director of Leadership Stark County

Stephanie Snow Werren is a Certified Gallup Strengths Coach and has been presenting the Strengths training to Leadership’s Young Professionals and Government Academy programs since their inception in 2005 and 2006. In addition to being instrumental in the creation of those programs, she also facilitates many custom trainings for businesses and non-profit organizations. Stephanie has been with Leadership Stark County since 2005 and was named Director in 2015. A Canton native, Stephanie holds an MBA degree from Malone University and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science/International Studies from Miami University.

Kristina Belliveau Assistant Director

In October the Leadership Stark County team welcomed Kristina Belliveau as their new Assistant Director. In this role, Kristina will be assisting with programming and operations. Kristina was born and raised in Stark County and was previously the Finance Director at the Canton Museum of Art. In addition to 20+ years of accounting and finance experience, Kristina brings an  unbeatable enthusiasm for Stark County to our team.

Kristina is a graduate of Walsh University, a proud member of the 33rd Leadership Stark County Signature Class and a 2021 Twenty Under 40! award recipient. In Kristina’s free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, exploring art galleries, and foodie adventures.

Alexandra O’Connor

Alexandra O’Connor is a Project Manager for the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce.  She attended Hoover High School and recently graduated from the University of Notre Dame.