Steven worked for the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Hong Kong as a consul, managing client and corporate services. His role included contingency planning and crisis response and in 2015 he was deployed to Nepal to lead a team assisting Australians stranded by the 2015 Nepal earthquake. Prior to his posting to Hong Kong, Steven worked in a variety of corporate roles in Canberra and Tarawa, Kiribati.
Steven worked as an accountant in the private practice while completing a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of International Studies. He is also a Certified Practising Accountant.
Steven enjoys adventure, travel and exercise, and replenishing his burnt calories with copious amounts of food. He also enjoys crime novels, cooking and studying Spanish.