Steven started his athletic career at 5 years old competing in USA swimming. As a swimmer, he was awarded an NCAA division 1-A Scholarship at The University Of Pittsburgh. He qualified for and competed in three Junior National Championships, four National Championships, Big East Conference Championships and qualified for the Olympic Trials in the 100yd Butterfly with his time of 45:46. As a Competitive Crossfitter, Steven ranked 26th worldwide in the 2015 Masters Qualifier for the Reebok Crossfit Games.
Steven has been training athletes of various levels for 25 years and holds several personal training certificates. He focuses on strength as a skill and utilizes functional movements as drills to develop that skill and maximize athleticism. More importantly he believes that focusing on improving the skill of strength, creates durability, longevity, and resistance to chronic disease.
Steven has been rewarded Strong First Kettlebell SFG-1, Strong First Bodyweight, Functional Movement Screen FMS Level 2, USA Weightlifting USAW-1, Yoga RYT-200, and NASM PT. He has 7 accredited continuing education certifications scheduled for 2019.