Steve served in the US National Guard for eight years, has been a substitute teacher, childcare instructor, football and soccer coach, Ironman medical volunteer, Spanish interpreter for medical records, four-time Mr. Iowa bodybuilding competitor, and an associate pastor. In addition to church planting, Steve has traveled the world volunteering his time for medical mission trips. This has taken him to Mexico, Australia, Canada, Puerto Rico, Belize, and Honduras.
Steve is originally from Iowa, but has lived in Wisconsin since 2002. Steve enjoys bicycling, fishing, woodworking, gardening, traveling, bluegrass music, and spending time with his wife and children.