BIFMA Monthly Learning Series: Studies in Corporate Workplace

July 25, 2024 | Noon – 1:00 PM Eastern Time

Part of the BIFMA Monthly Learning SeriesThere is no fee to attend.

Hear from Jennifer Kolstad of Ford Motor Company and Stewart Flemming of Oracle who were speakers at BIFMA’s recent 360 Leadership Conference. They will share their unique perspective on how their organizations are experimenting with innovative workplace strategies to optimize the employee experience and maximize business performance.


  • A&D Professionals
  • Sales/Marketing Professionals
  • Facility Managers, Owners & CEOs
  • Instructors and Students
  • Manufacturers of Commercial Furniture and Accessories
  • Suppliers to the Commercial Furniture Industry



Jennifer Kolstad, ASID, Assoc AIA; Global Design and Brand Director; Ford Motor Company

Jennifer Kolstad is the first Global Design and Brand Director at Ford Motor Company, and the first architect/interior designer to lead design and innovation at a fortune 100 company.

Jennifer has spent her career systematically advancing the design industry. Since joining Ford in 2019, she has envisioned the future of workplace, retail, hospitality, and community at Ford while pivoting the design team toward a human-centered methodology involving business, community, social justice, and human productivity.

Stewart Flemming, MCR.w, SLCR; Senior Director of Americas Portfolio Planning; Oracle

Stewart Flemming has been with Oracle for 23 years and currently is the Senior Director, Americas Portfolio Planning. In this capacity, he is responsible for interacting with Oracle’s internal customers on space requirements, forecasting growth and directing portfolio optimization within the US, Canada as well as Latin America countries. Prior to this role Stewart was a Facility Director with responsibility for ~3M Rentable Square Footage.