Steve is a Rhode Island transplant who recently moved to Connecticut with his 3 dogs, 6 cats, a three legged bearded dragon, and his wife. Before he found his passion in veterinary medicine Steve was an E-6 in the Air Force and Army for 12 years where he worked as a medic and electronic countermeasures technician. Between deployments to Afghanistan, Germany, Guam, and Diego Garcia he attended several colleges and earned an A.A.S. in Avionic Electronic Systems, a B.A. in Psychology, EMT-basic certification, and as of 2016 a B.S. in Biology. As an avid musician, cinephile, cook, and gamer he spends his free time watching movies, anime, collecting comics, playing drums, guitar, and an Xbox controller.