Steve has been the General Manager of KBCS since 2000. Originally from Eastern Washington, he moved to Seattle in the early 1970s. After starting a family, he moved to Northern California to return to college. He began his career in radio in the early 1980′s as a volunteer and then on staff of KVMR in Nevada City CA. Since then he’s worked in commercial radio, as Program Director at an NPR affiliate in Humboldt County and as a newscaster and weekend host for Capital Public Radio in Sacramento. He is a professional musician, performing in venues from New York to Chicago to St. Louis and up and down the West Coast.