Professor of Environmental Studies @ Rollins College
Bruce Stephenson has worked as a public planner, consultant, and professor. His research and teaching focus on the intersection of regional planning, environmental protection, and urbanism. He has written three books, over forty editorials, and published articles in a range of professional journals. His new book, John Nolen, Urban Planner and Landscape Architect, informed his consultancy for the Winter Park SunRail Station and the Genius Preserve, which earned the 1000 Friends of Florida Community Betterment Award. Stephenson is a scholar for the Florida Humanities Council, contributing to its “Imagining a New Florida” documentary series. He is also the Principal Investigator for an EPA Sustainability Curriculum Grant, Sustainable Enterprise: Activating SunRail in Winter Park, Florida. The research the team of Rollins instructors and students completed is informing projects to improve bicycle and pedestrian mobility in Orlando and Winter Park.