Stefanie has many years of experience in Underwater photo and video production. She is also owner an operator of a shark diving operation in Oahu, Hawaii where her and her team educate people about the importance of sharks. Stefanie has hundreds of hours of diving with sharks of all shapes and sizes, including the feared and greatly misunderstood Tiger sharks and Great White sharks.
In recent years, Stefanie's political work has put her at the forefront of shark conservation, in particular in the Pacific region. Her non-profit organization "Shark Allies" focuses on the battle against the global shark fin trade. With her group she has joined forces with many other activists around the world to stop the senseless slaughter of sharks for shark fin soup.