Pastor Steve joined the Holy Spirit Lutheran Church family January of 2016. Originally from St. Petersburg, FL, Pastor Steve moved to Dubuque, Iowa in 2008 to attend Wartburg Theological Seminary and receive a Masters of Divinity Degree. Pastor Steve's first call was St. Paul Lutheran in Hampton, Iowa from 2012-2015. His wife and partner in ministry is Amy; they have been married 19 years. They have four children, Mary (16), Lydia (13), Laurel (11), and Mara (5) . Steve's interest and hobbies include, but are not limited to camping, exploring, travel, all things geographical, cooking, fermenting liquids, and time with friends and family.