Steve joined Brentwood in 2000. Presently, he serves as a Director of Credentials Solutions, Jefferson Dental Care, J.McLaughlin, MD Now, SAXX Underwear and Upward Projects. He also previously served as a Director of Exhale Enterprises, Excelligence Learning Corp. and Soft Surroundings and former portfolio companies Allen Edmonds, Chamilia, Filson Holdings, Paper Source, ThreeSixty Group and Zumiez (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) and was an active board observer of Ariat International. Steve also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Children’s Bureau, an organization providing state-of-the-art child abuse prevention and treatment services to at-risk children.
Prior to joining Brentwood, Steve worked at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and general corporate finance. Steve worked with Deloitte & Touche Consulting Group before joining Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Michigan, where he received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and was a member of the men’s soccer team.