Steve is expert at balancing complex findings from design research activities with understandable design and communication methods to convey valuable, actionable design considerations to clients in the automotive, transportation, financial services, pharmaceutical and consumer products industries. Steve’s excellent critical thinking skills assist his clients in framing and defining their greatest challenges. From a clear starting point and a comprehensive understanding of client issues and goals, he is able to explore possibilities and produce elegant and innovative solutions. He partners with clients in a collaborative environment and spends time to understand their motivations, capabilities and needs. The understanding that results from this type of partnership helps focus the objectives of the project, leading to better results. Steve earned a BA in integrative arts from The Pennsylvania State University.