Stephen has been a member of the Fox Valley Technical College District Board since 2013 and has previously served as vice chairperson and the immediate past chairperson. He works at Community First Credit Union as Chief Human Resources Officer. He previously worked in the papermaking, manufacturing and aviation industries. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force having served in both overseas and stateside assignments.
Stephen is active in the community in addition to the FVTC Board of Trustees. He is currently a thirty-four year member and Lieutenant Colonel in the congressionally chartered Civil Air Patrol / U.S. Air Force Auxiliary where he has served as National Personnel Officer, Wing Inspector General, Group Commander and Squadron Commander. In addition, he volunteers with Junior Achievement, belongs to the American Legion, and is actively involved with his local church.
Stephen’s formal education includes a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a Master of Science degree. Additionally, he has completed executive leadership programs at Cornell University, Northwestern University and the Center for Creative Leadership. He is also an Executive Coach for business leaders.