STEPHANIE GLAROS is a teaching artist, author, and speaker based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She was the art director for Utne Reader magazine for many years and received recognition from Communication Arts, Society of Illustrators and Print. She has a BA in women’s studies from the University of Montana, and an AAS in graphic design from Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC) where she is now an adjunct instructor.
Glaros leads talks and workshops that focus on empathy and connection. In addition to her blog, Humans of Minneapolis, she has created community engagement projects for the City of Minneapolis, Metro Meals on Wheels
and the Minneapolis Parks Foundation.