Faculty Spotlight: Jason Stephens

Published: 10.11.13
Renee Rock AEMM Graduate Assistant

Jason Stephens is probably the least pretentious person you may ever meet.  It is clear, when you talk to him, that he is passionate about art, economics, and possibly more than anything, education – whether that be his own, that which he imparts on his students, or the education passed from one human being to another, he’s all about it.

Sitting in his office, a cup of tea in hand, he laughingly explains that he reserves coffee as a special treat for the weekends.

By his mid-thirties, he has already started and lived with the life span of an operating non-profit, is a full time faculty member of the AEMM department at Columbia College, and sits as the Treasurer on the Board of the incredible company, Kartemquin Films.

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