Born and raised in Greenville, SC, Stephen made the treacherous journey across the wastelands of Columbia to attend the College of Charleston. Having completed this harrowing journey once, he vowed to never return again. Fortifying his position here with both friends and money, he discovered a love for history, writing and, most of all, improv. In 2014, he forged an alliance with the peoples of Theatre 99. At least one person wept with joy.