Most of Steve’s career has related to the not-for-profit community, including 20 years with American City Bureau – a small, but nationally prominent fundraising counsel to not-for-profit organizations. There, he worked with more than 150 client organizations engaged in local, regional, national, and international capital campaigns. He rose to the position of Executive Vice President and Treasurer, where he was responsible for the day-to-day financial operations of the firm for seven years.
In 2002, he assumed the position of Chief Operating Officer for the Indiana Humanities Council where he was charged with developing and administering the Council’s $3.25 million budget; overseeing the day-to-day financial and human resource functions; and supervising all communication and development activities. Three years later, Steve assumed the position of Executive Director of the Wayne County Foundation.
Steve graduated, with honors, from Ohio State University with a degree in liberal arts, having completed a combined course of study in communication, marketing, and economics.
He and his wife, Jill, live in Richmond. They have two grown children.