Steve is the senior producer for Reset with Jenn White. For nearly two decades, he was senior producer for Worldview, WBEZ’s 25-year global affairs/news program. He has won numerous awards in broadcast excellence and also lectures, facilitates, and moderates discussions on topics related to media’s role in democracy, culture, and communities.
Steve is a current fellow for Columbia University's Tow Center for Digital Journalism and former International fellow at the University of Alberta’s Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion and Public Life. He serves as a board director for the organizations Chicago Cultural Alliance, CircEsteem (a youth social circus) and United For Peace. Steve also serves on the Advisory Committee of the National Indo-American Museum (NIAM).
Prior to joining WBEZ, Steve worked as: program manager for WYLL 106.7 FM in Elk Grove Village, IL; morning show producer for WMBI 90.1 FM in Chicago; producer at WSCR sports radio in Chicago; and freelance sports reporter for the Chicago Tribune.
Steve is completing his Master's degree in Public Policy and Administration (MPPA) at Northwestern University. He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame. Steve is also a big fan of science fiction as well as foreign and (precode) 1930s film.