Stephanie Schaeffer

Stephanie Schaeffer

Stephanie Schaeffer, Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

Stephanie Schaeffer was named vice president and chief legal officer in January 2006. She joined Paychex in 2000 as corporate counsel and was appointed director of legal affairs in 2004.

In her current role, Schaeffer is responsible for leading a team of lawyers and professionals responsible for all Paychex legal functions, partnering with other members of the executive team to develop and execute corporate strategies for growth and maximization of shareholder value, and developing and managing the Paychex legal department.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in government and international relations and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Notre Dame. She was admitted to the New York State Bar Association in August 1995.

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Becky Cania
As manager of employee and corporate communications, Becky Cania is responsible for internal communications that are designed to inform, entertain, and inspire Paychex's 12,800 employees. With a decade of experience at Paychex, her communications career spans nearly 25 years and a variety of industries. She is a graduate with highest honors of Rochester Institute of Technology and has a passion for employee wellness and engagement.