Steven received his BFA from Indiana University. He earned his MFA from the Herron School of Art and Design in Furniture Design/Woodworking. While maintaining a studio practice, he has freelanced in the furniture design, product design and fabrication industries. He is an alum of the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship and Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. Steven lives and works in Columbus IN where he teaches functional design and manages the Fabrication Labs for the Indiana University J. Irwin Miller Architecture Program. He continues to be an active member of the Furniture Society, the American Craft Council and Society for the Arts and Crafts.