Steve was raised in northeast Ohio on the Lake Erie shoreline overlooking the Harbor of Ashtabula. He spent 13 years working for Olds Cast Stone, a premier architectural precaster in the 70s and 80s. In 1995, Steve formed Cornerstone Cement products and Cast Stone. He attended Sandler Sales Institute and Dave Curwin School of Management and completed coursework at Kent State University and the University of Pittsburgh. In 2005, he closed Cornerstone and formed Accurate Building, Accurate Cast Stone and offered consulting services in the Precast industry. He came to Texas in 2007 as a consultant for a startup company, Eagle Precast of Decatur, TX where he accepted a position as Operations Manager and in 2008, he moved his family to the DFW area. In 2013, following the death of the primary owner at Eagle Precast, Steve accepted a position with Derr and Isbell Construction in the Precast Erection division to perform estimating services.
Steve has a passion for water sports and the outdoors and his primary hobbies are working with wood and his Koi pond. He served 11 years as a Scout master, five years coaching (three years on the Board) for the Saybrook Youth Baseball Leagues. He is an active member with years of service to the Evangelical Covenant Church Denomination.