Stephen . Koziol

Stephen Koziol is a Supervisory patent Examiner (SPE) in Art Unit 2665, specializing in digital image analysis. Mr. Koziol joined the USPTO in 2007 as a patent examiner, earned his Master's level designation in 2011, and became a SPE in 2012. Mr. Koziol has managed art units in the computer graphics and digital image analysis fields within Technology Center 2600, and has served as a SPE in the Office of Patent Training. He was the recipient of Leadership in Action Awards in 2014 and 2015. As a SPE, he has focused on the development and implementation of programs including AIA First Inventor to File implementation, Partnering in Patents, Docket Management, and Patent Operations ABI cost modeling. Mr. Koziol received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois.