has cruised Southern California waters since 1976,
starting with a
Glen-L powerboat in Santa Barbara
Harbor, and currently on sailboats out of
Channel Islands Harbor -- praised internationally as
some of the best sailing waters in the world featuring
year-round fair weather and bountiful sea
has worked internationally as a professional journalist.
He's been a television producer, a newspaper features writer and
columnist, a radio newscaster and reporter, a weekly radio talk-show
host, a television news anchor and an NBC affiliate news division
manager. He directed a nationwide television and radio public
information program in Kiev, Ukraine. He managed a Washington-based
television news service, and served as bureau chief in its Moscow office
during the final months of the Soviet Union in 1990-91.
Steven has spent several years teaching for
universities in the
United States and abroad, including UCLA, UCSB, and California Lutheran. He's also worked in social services, project
management, and crisis counseling.
Steven is president of
Educare Research inc,
a nonprofit organztion providing free learning resources to
international independent educators and students. He has a PhD in Education with a specialty
in transcultural learning, and conducts international multicultural
research. He received a B.A. in
Journalism and an M.A. in Business
Steven is the
founder of Worldwide Media
in Santa Barbara, and publishes the
and AboutPublicRelations websites.