Stephanie Hausner serves as the YDA Credentials Chair. She has served in this role since August 2015. Prior to that she was the YDA Democratic National Committeewoman National Secretary, and Downstate Vice-President for the New York State Young Democrats.
In addition to her YDA service, Ms. Hausner serves on the Clarkstown Town Council. She is the youngest Town Councilperson in the history of Clarkstown, a suburban town of 83,000 twenty miles north of New York City. She is currently the youngest elected official in Rockland County and the youngest female elected in the State of New York. The Eleanor Roosevelt Legacy Committee recently recognized Ms. Hausner as a rising star in NY politics. She also serves on the Board of Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic and the Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic Action Fund Board. Ms. Hausner graduated with a BA in International Relations from Johns Hopkins University in 2006, her senior honors thesis was on “Political Institutions, Culture, and Female Executive Power.”