Steve is a design leader at TikTok.
Previously at Instagram and Facebook.

At TikTok Shop, I lead the global consumer product design team, where I oversee the creation of the shopping experience for TikTok users worldwide. My role involves managing a diverse team spread across the globe to deliver great customer experiences and highly ambitious business outcomes.

During my time at Instagram, I supported the design teams that built personalized discovery features for users worldwide. This included pioneering 0-to-1 consumer shopping experiences and driving forward-thinking advancements in both search functionality and Explore.

At Facebook, I supported the company’s inaugural News design team, pioneering innovative experiences for both users and publishers. I led the launch of 0-to-1 initiatives, including Instant Articles, ambitious local news experiences, and integrity enhancements across the platform.

At New York Media, I led a multidisciplinary team of product designers, design technologists, art directors, photographers, and illustrators. Together, we crafted award-winning digital journalism experiences, developed innovative publishing and advertising features, and created memorable, long-standing brands like Vulture and The Cut.