Steven received his BFA from Indiana University Fort Wayne and his MFA from the Herron School of Art and Design in Furniture Design/Woodworking. Aside from his studio practice, he has freelanced in the furniture design, industrial design and fabrication industries. He has attended workshops at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship and Haystack Mountain School of Craft.
Steven lives and works in Columbus IN where he teaches and manages the Fabrication Studios at the Indiana University J. Irwin Miller Architecture Program. He is an active member of the Furniture Society, the American Craft Council and Society for the Arts and Crafts.