Stephen Barnes

Associate Board

A native of St. Louis, Stephen moved to Chicago in 2016 after a two-year adventure living and working in Costa Rica. With a background in college admissions, Stephen recently started a new phase in life as Assistant Director of Regional Admission at Columbia College Chicago! Stephen grew up performing in theatre and choir and passionately believes in the opportunity the arts provide for young people to exercise their self-expression and creativity. He enjoys taking in any and all theatre, reading, traveling, and belting show tunes.