Steve joined the organization (formerly known as ORC Worldwide, and Mercer HSE Networks) In January 1998. Prior to joining he was on the Executive Staff of the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), responsible for data programs that targeted OSHA programmed inspections and measured Agency performance. Before OSHA he headed the ongoing safety and health statistical programs for the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In both capacities he had responsibility for the nationwide OSHA injury and illness record keeping system, authoring the “Record keeping Guidelines for Occupational Injuries and Illnesses” many know as the “OSHA Bluebook;” more than a million copies were distributed nationwide.
Steve obtained his B.S. degree in economics from the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland and his J.D. degree from the Columbus School of Law, Catholic University. He is a past member of the District of Columbia and Maryland State Bars.