Stephen recently retired from Vice President of Downstream Business Services & Downstream Controller at ExxonMobil. His tenure at Exxon allowed him and his family to reside in numerous countries, including Angola and Hungary.

Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. The importance and values of both character and education permeated in Steve's childhood, which were established by his parents, both successful entrepreneurs and professionals. The legacy continues with his son and daughter pursuing professional paths in science and medical fields. Additionally, Steve has been blessed with his wife, who started an interior design career after a successful career in corporate America. Steve has a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Texas and a degree in business from the University of Missouri – St. Louis.

He remains an avid supporter of his alma mater and numerous local and national organizations, such as Sigma Pi Phi – Boule and Kappa Alpha Psi. Steve and his wife enjoy hosting friends, traveling, and supporting causes dear to them.