Steve delivers economic development strategies to support communities through his work on the Economic Development Administration funded regional Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy and as the Economic Development Specialist for the City of Dodgeville. Steve is also the Administrator for the Iowa County and Village of Barneveld's Revolving Loan Fund.
Previously, Steve has served in research, analysis, project management, and stakeholder facilitation roles across a variety of project types. His projects have ranged from metered parking strategies in small downtown districts to asset inventory creation and visualization for counties with populations over one million people. He has served as the developer and firm-wide compliance manager for over $12 million in Request for Proposal and grant responses, evaluated outcome tracking for USDOL grant recipients, and facilitated successful data collection and analysis with members of the public as well as C-Suite leaders and elected officials. Steve holds a Bachelors of Social Work from Florida State University and was Senior Consultant to a Florida-based Economic Development consultancy before he relocated to Wisconsin.
Favorite Quote: Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. - Albert Einstein
Favorite Cheese: 10 Year Aged Cheddar