Stephen Bolen

User Experience Leader & Interface Designer

About Stephen

Stephen is a Senior User Interface, Interaction, and User Experience Designer with over 18 years of experience of design and front-end development of complex applications, from desktop to mobile, for Fortune 500 clients and the United States Department of Defense.

Currently, Stephen is the User Experience Leader at Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions, where he is responsible for the experience design of Sensi, a top-rated Wi-Fi thermostat on Amazon and winner of the 2016 J.D. Power Smart Thermostat Satisfaction Award.

Previously, Stephen was aย Design Lead at Monsanto, where he built and managed a team of User Interface Designers and Front-end Developers for web and mobile applications. Prior to joining the team at Monsanto, Stephen was a Senior User Experience Designer with Asynchrony, where he worked to bring simple, clear design solutions to clients like Sothebyโ€™s International Realty, The United States Army, and Kaiser Permanente.

Stephen has also worked as a User-centered Website Designer & Developer at Sigma-Aldrich, a biotechnology & life sciences company, and as a Designer at Hunter Engineering, an under car automotive service equipment company.

Bolen JD Power Award