Stacie Propst, Executive Director

Dr. Stacie Propst is founding director of Emerge Alabama. The Emerge program inspires women to run for office and hones their skills to win. Our goal is clear: to increase the number of Democratic women serving in public office in Alabama.

Her professional experience includes government relations, issue advocacy, nonprofit executive management, higher education, career development, and biomedical research.

Dr. Propst graduated from New College at the University of Alabama and earned her doctorate in physiology and biophysics from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Her research areas focused on cancer and lung inflammation.

She is the 2020 recipient of UAB’s Nevertheless, She Persisted Outstanding Woman Award.