I’ve spoken at conferences, webinars, universities, and hackathons. My speaking topics include product management, minimalism, alternative lifestyles, mental health + technology, and technology ethics. Reach out for me to speak about any of these topics and more at my contact form.speaker.png


Stephen is a former product manager at Google, and founder of the world’s largest mental health hackathon. At Google, he served as the lead PM for the Google Doodles team, and worked on the Google Assistant and delightful Google search features, including easter eggs like the random number generator and animal sounds. He is currently a product management coach, as well as the editor of the largest Medium minimalist publication.

Stephen writes about product management, productivity, and philosophy on his blog. His work has been featured in Time, The Verge, Ars Technica, SF Gate, The Next Web, NY Mag, and more. He holds a degree in Computer Science with highest honors from Princeton.

Past Speaking Engagements

Yale University
The No-BS Guide to Product Management Interactive Workshop
April 2018


Princeton University Entrepreneurship Club
The No-BS Guide to Product Management Interactive Workshop
March 2018
Testimonial: “The most useful career talk I’ve been to”

Princeton University ACM & Princeton Women in Computer Science
All Your Questions about Product Management
March 2018

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California Institute of Integral Studies
Hack Mental Health Opening Keynote
February 2018

Hackathon 101 Webinar
February 2018

Breaking Into Startups
How to Crush the PM Interview
January 2018

Google Tokyo
User Delight in Google Search
July 2016

Princeton University
Google Product Manager Tech Talk
October 2016