Steve began his journey into recovery in 1993 from heroin addiction. After a relapse, he eventually made it back to the rooms August 8, 1998, got married that year and moved to England where he settled with his wife and growing family. While in England he had the opportunity to develop the first ever substance abuse intervention program for juveniles in HM Prison Service and managed that program for 5 years. Leaving that role he took positions with national mental health, learning/physical disability charities as well as elderly support services. Returning to Florida in 2012 he again took to the addictions treatment field joining Clean Motives/FHF in early 2016.