Stephanie A. Bedford was born In San Dimas, California and raised in Houston, Texas. Receiving a degree in Business Administration and Management from Azusa Pacific University, followed by second-hand experience of the drilling and workover industry, she founded Vanguard Safety Systems in 2017. Guided on the sole purpose of protecting the industry’s most important assets, she envisioned an opportunity to ensure that only the highest quality American made safety products would be distributed to workers both onshore and off. Stephanie is part of the 1% of the world’s population that has vitiligo. She is passionate about spreading awareness and offering support and encouragement by those affected by vitiligo and other skin diseases. Stephanie is married to Lewis and is expecting their first child this August. In her spare time, Stephanie enjoys going to live music events, spending time with family and friends, and reading.