Steve has been a basketball referee for 17 years. He has officiated in four state tournaments. Steve graduated from Parkland's Washington High School in 1977. He also coached football and baseball teams in the Bethel recreational leagues for 12 years, winning six championships. Steve currently serves on the Board for the boys basketball officials association and is co-director of the apprentice program for the Association. Steve can be found officiating close to 200 games throughout Pierce County each season including interscholastic and youth level park and rec games.