Steve has more then 20 years of direct coaching experience. He has coached Beginner, Novice, Age Group, Senior, High School, Masters, National and Olympic level swimmers. In 1983, Steve took over as Head Coach of Valley Aquatics Club where he was the key figure in the development of 1996 Olympian Kristine Quance. From 1993 to 1995, he coached the Granada Hills High School Girls swim team and led them to the first of five straight CIF City Section Championships in 1995. Steve started with CLASS Aquatics in January of 1994. He co-founded CCAT Swimming, which formed when CLASS Aquatics and Crest Swimming merged. Today, with the team once again CLASS Aquatics, Steve works directly with the Senior group as well as overseeing the entire program.