Steve is responsible for the coordination and support of the OCONUS Boots to Business program and the online follow on portion of Boots to Business. Prior to joining the IVMF staff, he worked as a firefighter/EMT near Akron, OH, and taught Incident Command for the State of Ohio Emergency Management Agency. Steve served in the U.S. Air Force from 2002-2008 as a Munitions Systems Craftsman and attained the rank of Staff Sergeant. He also has experience in hazardous materials response project management, and in disaster response with Team Rubicon.
Steve holds an associate’s degree from Onondaga Community College and bachelor’s degree from the University of Akron. In his free time, he likes to take his wife, Jess, and daughter Harper fishing.