Stephanie is the head of Smarty Pants’ qualitative research practice, working closely with key media and entertainment clients. She serves as Smarty Pants’ project lead on all global research and has a wealth of experience in no fewer than a dozen different consumer categories. A phenomenal ethnographer, focus group moderator and client-consumer liaison, Stephanie has flexed her strategic and research muscles for powerhouse clients such as Warner Bros., Hasbro, Nickelodeon, Viacom and Nielsen. She has personally conducted research on four different continents in over a dozen countries, developing a keen eye for balancing basic human insight with regional nuance. Stephanie has an MA in Consumer Behavior from New York University and graduated magna cum laude from Lehigh University with a degree in Psychology.