Steve entered the financial advising business in 1962 when he left Indiana University to join Commonwealth Life Insurance Company. He practiced with them for three years before he joined Lincoln Financial Corporation in 1965 and has stayed with Lincoln ever since. In 2004, Steve combined his successful career with Mike Mishler and Charles Strawbridge when they formed SMS Benefit Advisors, LLC.
Steve is a Registered Representative of Sigma Financial Corporation where his main focus is Employee Benefits Plans. He focuses on Group Health Plans, Long Term and Short Term Disability, as well 401(k) and 403(b) plans. Steve holds the designation of CLU.
Throughout Steve’s career, he has served on many local boards and committees. Currently, he holds a seat on the Board of Anthony Wayne Area Council of Boy Scouts, the Financial Management Committee for the Boy Scouts, and the YMCA Board, Finance Committee.
Most weekends, Steve resides at his lake home with his wife where they enjoy outdoor activities and spending time with their 4 grown children and 8 grandchildren.