Steve has been conducting benefit auctions since 1981. He currently is a licensed auctioneer throughout New England. Steve has a Master of Science degree and was a teacher, college Professor and Division 1 NCAA swim coach prior to his auction career. He uses this educational background to assist non-profits in planning and conducting fund raising events and to connect with every audience.
Steve is a former President of the Certified Auctioneers Institute and National Auctioneers Association Treasurer. His peers recognized him in 2003 when he was inducted into the Auctioneers Hall of Fame. Steve has earned the prestigious Benefit Auctioneer Specialist (BAS) and Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) certifications.
An outdoor enthusiast, his avocations include mountaineering with a number of first ascents to his credit. Steve is certified by the Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors. During his college years, he was a competitive surfer.
- National Auctioneers Hall of Fame 2003
- Past President CAI, NAA, and NHAA
- Past NAA Treasurer
- Eagle Scout
- NH #2272, MA #1309, ME #553, RI #5021, VT #116