Steve has over 25 years of experience creating successful teams for golf course management. He primarily focuses on consistent playing conditions, safety, aesthetics, water relations, project management and environmental stewardship throughout the property. His favorite aspect of the job is developing staff and future leaders in the Green Industry. Prior to Pinehurst, Steve managed Vail Golf Club, The Broadmoor and began his career at The Country Club in Brookline, MA.
He earned his BS in Plant and Soil Sciences from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is a Past-President of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America. In 2007, Steve was the first Superintendent to be awarded Golf Person of the Year by the Colorado Golf Hall of Fame for organizing assistance to New Orleans area golf courses following hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
Steve lives in Highlands Ranch with his bride Lindsey, three daughters and dog. He enjoys being with his family, playing hockey, golf, skiing and biking.