Steve is the owner and founder of Afterburner Financial, LLC.—a financial services firm based in Round Rock, Texas. As such, Steve is a dynamic and high-energy executive leader specializing in private wealth management and financial planning. Steve utilizes high-tech portfolio management and financial planning software to provide individuals with a crystal clear assessment of where they are as well as providing them with a tailored flight plan to achieve their financial goals. As a retired Air Force officer, Steve’s global security experience includes guiding complex operations, building key relationships, and fostering team development, proven through twenty years of success as an F-15C Eagle and F-117 Stealth Fighter pilot in the US Air Force. Steve served and defended this country for over 20 years and now Steve serves his clients and defends them against future threats to their financial well-being. Steve is dedicated to achieving maximum performance results with focused financial planning and specialized portfolio management to secure a stress-free retirement for his clients. Steve’s academic credentials include a bachelor’s degree and three masters’ degrees. In addition, Steve is currently a second year doctoral candidate pursuing his PhD in Finance. Steve recently published an article in The Platform Magazine entitled “Living Life with Passion” and also was the featured speaker at the monthly meeting of Lonestar MENSA. Steve lives in Round Rock with his wife Irene and two beautiful daughters, Allison and Alexa.