Steve was born and raised in Lead, South Dakota where he graduated from Lead High School, and then joined the United States Army. After completing his military service, he attended Black Hills State University and earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Marketing in 1994. Steve and his wife Charlene moved to Rapid City in 1994 and have raised three boys; Jess, Gian and Jeron while living in Ward 2.
Steve was first employed in the financial management field in 1996 and is currently employed at the Air Force Financial Services Center at Ellsworth AFB. While working at Ellsworth AFB, Steve also served as Treasurer of the American Society of Military Comptrollers. As an active member of his church, Steve has also served as Councilmember and then President of his church’s Parish Council.
With a strong interest in serving his fellow citizens, Steve has served on the Rapid City Council representing Ward 2 since 2011. He has also served on the Legal and Finance Committee since this time.
Term Expires: 2019