Originally from New York, Steve then moved to Florida, then San Diego, CA and finally to Portland. Now officially having inhabited all four corners of the country, he is excited to be a part of and explore the Pacific Northwest.
He has a Bachelor’s of Arts in History and Adolescent Education, as well as an Oregon Preliminary Teaching license with an endorsement in Social Studies PreK – 12. He has worked at the North Carolina Outward Bound School for two years leading 20-28 day canoe expeditions. He also taught at a middle school in San Diego, CA as an on-site substitute teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.
Steve is passionate about experiential learning, building relationships, and empowering youth to be their authentic selves.
In his free time, he enjoys singing, playing the piano, paddling, hiking, and playing video games.