Stacy Massey is the Assistant Director of Operations and Outreach at the IJ Clinic on Entrepreneurship at the University of Chicago Law School, a nonprofit that works to promote and protect entrepreneurship in Chicago. Stacy leads the IJ Clinic’s efforts to engage government officials, community members, and strategic partners in order to open opportunities for low-income entrepreneurs. She also coordinates the IJ Clinic’s conferences and trainings for aspiring entrepreneurs, including South Side Pitch, a pitch competition aimed at highlighting innovation on the South Side; and Recipe for Success, an annual conference for food startups.
Stacy studied journalism and women’s studies at the University of Missouri – Columbia. She is the daughter of small business owners and is passionate about eliminating barriers to entrepreneurship.