Stephen is from Covington, LA and currently lives in New Orleans. In 2008, Stephen obtained his private pilot’s license in Hammond, LA while studying at Louisiana State University. From then on, Stephen was hooked to aviation and left for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 2012 to pursue a Master of Science in Aeronautics degree. While at ERAU, Stephen obtained his instrument, commercial, and CFI certificates and specialized in aviation safety and air traffic management. Stephen began instructing at the university in 2014 and returned to Louisiana in 2015. In addition to flight instructing, Stephen also works as a first officer in a King Air 350.