Steph is a Brooklyn-based director, producer, and editor. She directed and produced “After Spring,” a feature documentary about the Syrian refugee crisis. The film was Executive Produced by Jon Stewart and supported in part by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. “After Spring” had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2016, was broadcast on STARZ and is the recipient of a Frontline Award for Documentary Journalism. She was the Associate Producer and Additional Editor of the Emmy Nominated documentary Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon and also worked on The Brink, Cameraperson, The Fourth Estate, and Jagged, the HBO Music Box documentary about Alanis Morissette. Steph participated in the 2019 Sundance Documentary Edit and Story Labs and was a 2020 Karen Schmeer Fellowship Diversity Program Mentee. She was an honoree on DOC NYC inaugural "40 Under 40" list as a director. Most recently she was an editor on the HBO Max documentary series Take Out with Lisa Ling and Netflix’s White Hot. She is the proud daughter of Hong Kong immigrants.
In some of the most quickly gentrifying neighborhoods in New York City, a group of fearless residents, activists, and nonprofit attorneys fight corrupt landlords for the basic human right to a home.