Director, Business Operations
As the Director of Business Operations for RISE, Stephon Preston provides executive assistance to the RISE team, while also managing operational responsibilities at the RISE headquarters in New York. With almost a decade of experience, he brings a specific skill set honed towards organization and efficiency with an ability to be versatile and collaborative.
Prior to joining RISE, Stephon held key operations roles with CenterPoint Energy and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, both in Houston, TX.
Being from Houston, Texas, sports have always been a part of Stephon’s life. He is an avid supporter of his hometown sports teams, including the Texans, Astros, Dynamo, Rockets and boldly fights for the red and white (Go UH COOGS!) Each day he bring his passion for sports, office operational knowledge, and hope for inclusion and diversity across society to RISE.