An insurance veteran with more than four decades of experience in the industry, Steve began his career with Aetna Casualty & Surety Company in 1969. During his ten years with the Big Aetna, he progressed to Marketing Representative managing a Nashville territory and growing his book to more thatn $10 million. Steve joined a large Nashville-based agency in 1979 as agency Marketing Manager, continuing in that capacity following a merger for a combined agency tenure approaching 20 years. In 1998, he moved to his present position with TranSpec as Vice President, responsible for sales, marekting and administration.

Steve earned his CIC designation in 1990. He is a past President of the Insurors of Nashville and served on the Board of Directors. Steve also served as Chairman of the Technical Affairs Committee during 1995 and 1996.

While Steve is a native of Kansas, he was raisde in Virginia and is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.