Professional Summary

Stephen's professional endeavors are founded on a life dedicated to public service.

Throughout his varied careers, Stephen has studied everything from mosquitoes and disease biology to bloodstain patterns, bullet trajectories, and digging up clandestine graves.

Today—through innovative, collaborative communication and technology solutions—he works to foster better leadership in the forensics industry and to support and improve the lives of people diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).

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Current Work

A Lasting Strength

Are you a person living with ALS and looking for support? Please visit A Lasting Strength, a 501(c)(3) public charity dedicated to supporting and improving the lives of people diagnosed with ALS.

A Lasting Strength
Forensic Leaders Training Center

Are you a forensic professional seeking leadership training and career support? Please visit the Forensic Leaders Training Center.

Forensic Leaders
CSI to CEO

Stephen has authored memoirs about his time as a Crime Scene Investigator. Check out CSI to CEO.

CSI to CEO
Publications

Stephen is a published research scientist and has written several articles. Read them here.

Publications
Gallery

Photos of Stephen throughout the years

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SJL Productions

SJL Productions

"My focus is on music composition, mixing, and production. I create music I enjoy listening to endlessly in the hopes that others would find the same enjoyment."

Stephen uses counter-melodies as a significant aspect of his music.

He grew up playing the piano and violin, performing in his school's orchestra, and performing as a solo musician. He was a member of the Tucson Junior Strings Orchestral Training Program and performed in the Tucson Music Teachers Association's Annual Piano Ensemble.

In November 1997, Stephen won 1st place in the Music Teachers National Association Arizona State Division Competition in Composition for his piano piece, Broken Senses.

Stephen now enjoys electronic music composition and production in his spare time.