Family Ownership Continuity Consultant
Steve is a 4th generation member of his family’s "enterprise" where he has participated for 25+ years in roles ranging from “floor sweeper” and “bottle sorter” to Chairman of the Board.
Today Steve works as an advisor to "family champions" who desire to improve the quality and sustainability of multi-generational ownership in their own complex family enterprises.
Steve currently serves as a trustee and director on family business boards and as a visiting lecturer and advisory board member for the Austin Family Business Program at Oregon State University.
He also serves on the executive committee for YPO's Global Family Business Network and has certificates in executive coaching and family business advising.
Steve speaks and writes on topics of significance to family enterprises and their leaders from his home in Portland, Oregon.