Steve’s career background is in staff training, sales and quality assurance management, including 5 years as a Group Company Director. Steve joined the ATC aged 13, reaching the rank of Cadet Warrant Officer and passed out as top student on his Officers’ Initial Course at RAF Newton.
After an 8 year spell as Officer Commanding Warwickshire and Birmingham Wing ATC, after which he received the Defence Council Letter of Appreciation for services to Staff Development Training, Steve went on to serve as the Senior Staff Officer in Central & East England before retiring from the RAF Air Cadets in May 2020.
He joined CVQO in 2005 and was appointed Area Manager for Eastern England in 2015. Steve is an occasional golfer and regular dog walker.