Steve is a partner and tax specialist who joined the firm in 1998. Prior to joining the firm, Steve spent fourteen years developing his auditing and tax expertise at Ernst and Young, LLP. His experience includes working with clients ranging from individuals and family businesses to multi-national companies, in a variety of industries including manufacturing, healthcare, professional services, and contracting. He spends substantial time at both of the firm’s offices in Maumee and Findlay.
Steve's formal education consists of an undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University, and study abroad at the University of Oxford in Oxford, England. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA), and is a past president of the Rotary Club of Waterville, Ohio and The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Lucas County. Steve is the treasurer for the City of Waterville, and has served as a member of the City’s finance committee for over 20 years. He is a 1992 Leadership Toledo graduate, has served as an advisory board member for the University of Toledo Center for Family Business, and is a current board member and Treasurer for The Victory Center.