Stephany began coaching at Virginia Wesleyan in August 2003, and was the 2006 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Coach of the Year, guiding the program to a 21-7 record, the best record since the 1985-86 season, and the first 20-win finish since 1989. She received a M.S. Ed. in sport education from Ashland University in 2002 and received a B.A. in psychology from Kenyon College in 2000. She is one of only 10 players named to the North Coast Athletic Conference's Women's Basketball 20th Anniversary Team, honoring the conference's best players from 1993 through 2003.