Steve is a partner in the GTN Minneapolis office with over eighteen years of experience in assisting clients in developing strategies to minimize the cost, including the global tax effects, and maximize the effectiveness of international assignments. He has also assisted clients with designing compensation packages, international mobility policy reviews and development, international personal financial counseling, and administration process reviews. Prior to joining GTN, Steve was a Partner with the Ernst & Young global mobility practice in San Jose, CA and Singapore. During his 3 1/2 year assignment in Singapore, he coordinated the global mobility area-wide services for a number of large accounts in the Asia Pacific region. Steve spent the first thirteen years of his career in the Minneapolis office global mobility practices of E&Y and Arthur Andersen. Steve received his undergraduate degree in accounting from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management. He is active in Carlson School alumni activities including the mentorship and scholarship programs.