Stacy returned to Lawrence from California in 2012 to start her job as Chief Operating Officer at the Lawrence Arts Center. Her previous position was Controller and Chief Compliance Officer at Halbert Hargrove Global Advisors LLC in Long Beach, California. She was responsible for accounting, human resources and compliance for the corporation. She remains the trustee for the HHR Buy/Sell Trust. Stacy has a bachelor’s degree in art history from the University of Kansas and a bachelor’s degree in business-accounting from California State University Fullerton. Accepting this job allowed her to use both her art history and business/accounting degrees in a professional environment.