Steve graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Alabama in 1973. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Government Finance Officer. He is a member of the Alabama Council of Mental Health Administrative Managers and the Government Finance Officers Association of Alabama. His volunteer work has included serving as the president and a board member for the Snellgrove Civitan Center for mentally challenged adults and as an allocation committee member for the United Way of Etowah County. Steve also served as a board member and officer for the Government Finance Officers Association of Alabama.
Previously Steve worked as a Senior Tax Accountant for Price Waterhouse & Company, as the Finance Director for the City of Gadsden, Alabama, and the Finance Director for Weaver Diversified Industries. Steve has served as the Finance Director for The Bridge, Inc. since September 2003.