A native of Mobile, Alabama, Steve has been a professional musician for 25 years. Steven studied percussion at University of South Alabama. He also studied privately with instructors such as New Orleans drum legend, Johnny Vidacovich, and Harrell Bosarge.
Steven's musical influences also include Steve Gadd, Thelonious Monk, Stevie Wonder, and all the music of New Orleans.
Steven has been a clinician with the Jim Widner Big Band Jazz Camps and has continued to study and work as a freelance drummer based in Mobile. He works with local, regional, and touring artists in a variety of genres including rock, jazz, country and latin music.