Her mother developed chicken pox while pregnant with Stephanie. It is believed that this was the root of her partial deafness. She is associated with the Tinnitus Society of Great Britain.
Spokesperson for the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association, and serves on the Board of Directors for Free Arts for Abused Children.
Her brother, Richard Beacham, is eight years older than her. He lived in Malaysia and had an economic adviser for underdeveloped countries.
Ex-sister-in-law of Peter McEnery, Julie Peasgood and photographer David McEnery.
She was one of the judges on the final of the Miss Universe 1993 Pageant held in Mexico City, Mexico.