Steve has been in Prescott for 57 years. He is a graduate of Prescott High School, received an A.A. degree from Yavapai College and a B.S. degree from Arizona State University.
Steve was the owner/operator of Blair Distributing LLC/Holsum Bakery for 44 years as well as owner/operator of Blind Brothers Window Coverings for 28 years.
Steve has a long record of service to the community. He served on the City of Prescott Charter Review Committee in 1977, is a member of the Parks and Recreation/Library Advisory Board, served four years on the Planning & Zoning Commission and 12 years on the City Council. In addition, he has twice been appointed to special committees by Arizona Senate Past President Ken Bennett.
Among his accomplishments on behalf of the community, Steve cites retaining the “World’s Oldest Rodeo” here in Prescott and securing the Rodeo Grounds from Yavapai County; developing a sound, fiscal water policy; encouraging the development of a community skate park; helping achieve the Library restoration; and ensuring that the Fire and Police Departments have the equipment they need to serve our citizens and businesses.