C12 Chair since 2016
Steve joined C12 Business Forums in 2016 with extensive executive leadership experience in both Fortune 50 and privately-held companies. Steve’s business strengths include business development, strategy, sales, marketing, and operations. Among his career successes, he has developed and launched brands, developed new credit card platforms, and built creative and transformational industry alliances unique to his industry and company. With an extensive business background and a passion for Christ-centered leadership, Steve is well-equipped to serve CEOs and business owners to build great businesses for a greater purpose. With experience at ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips, and most recently with privately-held EPIC Fuels, Steve has led these organizations through significant consolidation and industry change while managing P&Ls at times exceeding $1B annually. His roles created opportunities to develop, lead, and transform these businesses to not only survive but thrive in a highly competitive industry. As a result of his experiences, Steve can relate to the business challenges facing CEOs and business owners in today’s economy. Steve has been blessed with core leadership skills and recently completed Blackaby Coaching Training to further equip him to serve CEOs in the Charleston and Savannah markets. Steve is an active leader in his church, serving as a workplace ministry leader. He is married to his wife, Stephanie, and they are blessed to have three incredible children and two beautiful grandchildren. Steve enjoys golf and staying fit. Along with the other C12 Chairs in the US, Steve has been called to this line of work. Steve is eager to help Charleston and Savannah CEOs and business owners integrate their faith and business in a safe, encouraging, and accountable environment.