Stephanie W. Freeman graduated from Brigham Young University in 1989 with a Bachelor of Arts in speech communication rhetoric. In 1992, Freeman also earned her master's degree from BYU in communications.
Freeman loves teaching and has taught classes at BYU since 1990. Her favorite class to teach is Public Speaking. She has also taught Persuasive Methods and Rhetorical Criticism classes.
As a member of BYU’s nationally ranked Debate team from 1985-1987, she won 5th place speaker at the Cross Examination Debate Association (CEDA) nationals. In 1987, she chose to serve a full-time mission for 18 months in Frankfurt, Germany.
Freeman supervises the speech program at BYU. She has coordinated the Biannual Donald Sloan Speech Showcase for over 15 years. She has also served in the Boy Scouts as a Wolf Den Leader and merit badge counselor.
Freeman and her husband, Peter, have four children. She enjoys literature, music, educational research, gardening, and spending time with her family.