Steve grew up in Fort Worth Texas. He graduated from Abilene Christian University in 1981 with a degree in business management and a degree in marketing. That same year he began working for Amoco Production Company in Levelland Texas. In 1983 his family moved back to the Dallas/Fort Worth area where Steve worked for a manufacturer's representative organization for industrial safety products, which he now owns.
In 1975 he met his wife Tamera at Midtown Church of Christ. They were married in 1981 after he graduated from ACU. Their son Brent was born in 1989. In 1993 they moved to Houston and soon began attending Westside Church of Christ (now Cinco Ranch Church of Christ). Steve enjoys using his gifts to encourage and be hospitable to others, spread the good news of Christ and increase Gods Kingdom in the Katy/Richmond area.
While a member at Cinco Ranch Steve served as the Audio Visual Ministry Team Leader. In 2008 he became a shepherd. He currently serves as the resource shepherd for the Audio/Visual Ministry, the Website Ministry and the Publicity Ministry.