Stephen is a bus driver and substitute teacher at MDCS. He earned an Arts degree from Villanova University as a student athlete and later earned his master’s degree in Human Resource Management from Wilmington University (Delaware). Stephen’s professional life included over 30 years in the Defense & Aerospace industry, primarily in manufacturing. His duties ranged from technician, area supervision, process engineering, and operations management. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys activities such as boating, fishing, hiking, collecting firewood, and motorcycle riding. Stephen and his wife of 37 years, Nancy, are retired in the Bryson City area.