Politician

Stephanie Pitcher

Quick Facts

IntroAmerican politician
Is Politician
From United States of America
Type Politics
Genderfemale
PoliticsDemocratic Party

Biography

Stephanie Pitcher is an American politician elected to the Utah House of Representatives from district 40 in 2018.

Early life and career

Pitcher has a bachelor’s degree in English Creative Writing from Utah State University. She got an MPA from the University of Utah in 2011, and in 2015 she graduated from the University of Utah SJ Quincy School of Law.
An avid chess player, Pitcher is ranked WCM (Woman candidate master), and has won the Utah State Women’s Chess Championship eight times.
In 2016, Pitcher helped create the Utah Women’s Coalition, which promoted legislation on issues such as family leave, protection of breastfeeding in public, and child care.
Pitcher is a prosecutor for Davis County.

Political career

Pitcher ran against Republican Peter L. Kraus in 2018, and won with 70% of the vote.