Leo attended Stanford University for his entire career pursuing higher education. he earned a BA in Economics, and MA in Digital Media with an HCI concentration, and a PhD in Human Computer Interaction.
Leo has worked as a User Experience Researcher for the Mozilla Corporation, Human Factors Consultant Researcher at NASA Ames Research Center, Teaching Affiliate at Stanford, Lead User Researcher at Vine, and Senior User Experience Researcher at Google. In September 2015, Steven joined Waymo, Google's self-driving car research division. There, he is conducting research at the intersection of human computer interaction, psychology, and interface design, with a strong focus on how people experience digital media.