Steve is a career educator with over 38 years of experience. One district he worked near San Francisco, had over 30 different cultures and languages to deal with as students were learning in his schools. He has truly learned what diversity of thought is about. His well rounded experience in many other areas brings a unique perspective. His background includes serving in several administrative positions in school districts throughout California to include the San Diego County Office of Education, Administrator of Child Welfare Attendance and School Safety, and at the California State School Attendance Review Board. Outside of education, he was President of the Marin County Juvenile Justice Commission, Director of Operations for the Sonoma County Crushers Minor League Baseball team, officiated NCAA basketball, and worked in Guest Services for the San Francisco Giants .He currently is the Director of Guest Services for the “Palm Springs Power” baseball events, the California Winter League Baseball Organization and serves on Charter School Boards in Southern California. Steve uses his broad experience in the school system, his work with children of all ages, his work with at risk children and his love of baseball to bring a wonderful and unique perspective to our discussions on personal growth. He has lived through challenges and has mentored many on finding their dreams.