Steve has worked with the Southern Ute Indian Tribe since 1999 and is currently the director of property and facilities. Classically trained as an upright string bassist, Steve has been a member of several popular local bluegrass bands. He and his wife have lived in the Durango area since 1977 and have raised three children here. Steve has served on the board of directors for the Durango Bluegrass Meltdown since its humble beginnings in 1994. Steve currently resides in Bayfield, CO.