Steve is an author, consultant, leadership, and family-building coach, and gay dad helping clients to make change through awareness, authenticity, and action. Steve works with clients from all backgrounds and experiences. His coaching practice focuses on serving underrepresented communities (LGBTQ+, BIPOC, and women). As an LGBT-certified business, serving diverse clients and creating values-driven and resilient cultures for clients is paramount.
In his years working with Fortune 500 leaders in biotech, pharmaceutical, and technology companies, Steve has helped leaders to understand the importance of creating cultures that allow every employee to use their voice to create a more significant impact on their organizations and the world. He specializes in coaching today’s professionals to become inclusive, purposeful leaders.
Steve is the author of Determined To Be Dad, which details his journey of coming out to create his LGBTQ family through adoption. Steve served on the San Mateo County LGBTQ Commission. He was co-chair of the board of directors for the non-profit, Our Family Coalition, which advances equity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) families with children.
Steve loves spending time outdoors and can be found hiking, running, or walking whenever he has free time. He is the proud papa of two boisterous humans – Matthew (7) and Kaitlyn (10).