Official Biography

Stephanie Meyer currently serves as the Shawnee City Council President, where she has represented Ward Three since 2013.  She is a fourth generation Kansan, native of Wichita, and graduate of both Kansas State University and the University of Kansas.  Her professional background includes communications, governmental affairs, and business development work in the public, private, and non-profit sectors. 

Community Involvement

Stephanie’s community involvement includes serving as a Past President of the Shawnee Rotary Club, Current Chair of the Johnson County Theatre in the Park Advisory Council, Board Member for Prairie Paws Animal Shelter, Director Emeritus for the Dwight D. Eisenhower Excellence in Public Service Series, Volunteer “Big” with Big Brothers Big Sisters; and she recently became a living kidney donor.  In 2018, she was honored to receive the Gene Amos Service Above Self Award in recognition of her contributions. 

Membership and Service

She is a member of the 2019 Centurions Leadership Class, alum of Shawnee Tomorrow (2013) and Leadership Kansas (2014), a member of the American Enterprise Institute’s National Leadership Network, and a delegate to the American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL) trips to Tunisia and Morocco (2014) and Timor-Leste (2019).  She also serves as the Vice Chair of the National League of Cities First Tier Suburbs Council and is a member of the NLC Young Municipal Leaders Steering Committee and Community and Economic Development Advocacy Committee. 

6447.jpg