Steve is the Executive Director-elect of the Louisiana Baptist Convention. He previously was Pastor of First Baptist Lafayette from 2005 – 2019. He also has served churches in Natalbany, Livingston, and New Iberia, Louisiana for 13 years.
Steve was born in Columbia, Louisiana, but grew up in Lafayette. He has a B.A. in History from Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee, as well as an M.Div. in Biblical Studies and a Ph.D. in Greek/New Testament from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.