Steve brings a 20+ year career in real estate to the school. Steve’s passion for real estate led him to a career in brokerage after many years in corporate real estate management for one of the country’s leading life insurance companies. He his primary responsibilities to identify and select locations for sales offices throughout the 50 states. Starting as a sales agent and working his way to brokerage ownership gave Steve the insight on everything “brokerage”.
Steve has been an active member in the York County Council of the Maine Association of Realtors and held several leadership roles. He as Council President in 2021. He was also a Director of the Maine Association of Realtors for many years and has served on the Strategic Planning Committee. He has served as an instructor for the NeighborWorks home buyer readiness program, developed two informative consumer-based seminars for Sellers and Buyers presented through local Adult Education Programs.
Professional development is especially important to Steve. He earned a Real Property Administrator’s designation through the Building Owners and Managers Institute during his career in corporate real estate. He went on to earn a Certified Buyer’s Representative designation which gave greater insight to buyer representation.
As a volunteer, Steve currently serves on the land acquisition committee for the York Land Trust. He has served in several capacities in town government, especially as a Selectboard member and downtown revitalization efforts as well as a member of workforce development board. He has been involved in many roles for the Vermont Association of Realtors and serves on the York County Council of the Maine Association of Realtors as a Trustee and Vice President. He is also serving as a board member for the Maine Association of Realtors. He is currently President Elect of the Rotary Club of Kittery
Steve is a graduate of Johnson State College in Johnson, Vermont with a degree in small business management. He and his wife, Kathryn, enjoy living in York.