Steve has been a member at Akarana since 2000, and was first elected as Club Captain in 2010 serving for two years, then he returned to that role in 2018.
He spent seven years at St Peter's College before going on to study accountancy in which he completed half the papers towards the ACA before moving to Papua New Guinea for 5 years to take up a contract with the local domestic airline.
Steve returned from PNG to work as an accountant in the road transport industry for five years before buying a small car valet operation in 1999.
Steve hovers around a 9 - 10 handicap and claims his only achievement at Akarana was winning the Summer Cup with Arthur Brown years ago. In recent years he has organized a number of golf trips away to NZ senior events and also to Australia on an annual basis.