Steven is experienced in public policy, innovation and engagement and holds a Bachelor of Science (conservation and biology), Bachelor of Law (hons) from the Australian National University and a Masters in Entrepreneurship. He has a background in health policy and reform and specialises in applying innovation and digital techniques to support implementation of communication and engagement strategy.
Steven leads many of The Social Deck’s ongoing community-based social marketing programs, applying digital project management approaches to keep programs running and to ensure monitoring and evaluation of activity is integrated.
Steven has recently led the design and moderation of online forums and webinars for national consultations on the National Disability Strategy, National Obesity Strategy, National Declaration for Educational Goals for Young Australians, and school transport. Steven recently led a number of co-development workshops for innovative programs, designed to reduce the risk of welfare dependence for at risk population in regional areas, including Cape York, the Kimberley and the Northern Territory.
As Chief Operations Office of The Social Deck, Steve ensures that the team has the systems in place to deliver high quality work to our clients and meet our B Corp obligations.