Head Whip-cracker

A rare Renaissance man who can spell “Renaissance man” correctly on the first try, Steve’s strong suits include camera work, welding, copy writing, wing shooting, graphic design, sewing, video editing, jelly-making, illustration and playing the blues harp. When not engaged in one of these endeavors, he can often be found behind a book about something other than self-help or networking.


Bachelor of Science Degree in journalism from South Dakota State University (Go Jackrabbits!)

Awards / Recognition

  • Played at Treefort Music Fest in 2013, 2014 and 2018.

  • Currently holds records in the 880-yard and mile relays at Faith (South Dakota) High School.

  • Often mistaken for MacGyver

Community involvement

  • Board Member – Idaho Falls Downtown Development Corporation

  • Director – Idaho Falls Ad Fed Gem Awards


Stand-up drummer in a surf-a-billy band called Whiskey Sasquatch.