Stephanie Manka received her BSBA degree in accounting from Western Carolina University in 1994 graduating magna cum laude. She is a lifetime member of the Phi Kappa Phi academic honor society. Stephanie then continued her education at Western Carolina University and earned a Master's in Business Administration in 1996. In 1997, she passed the CPA exam.
Stephanie is married to Jeff with three children: Harrison, Haley, & Ben. She enjoys spending time with her family, swimming, kayaking, cooking, gardening, playing the piano, and spending time with her beloved pets.
Stephanie is a member of the NC Association of CPA's as well as the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce. She has been serving the community for 24 years.