Steve is an Operating Partner in the LightBay Operating Performance Group, leading Strategy and Human Capital. He is responsible for guiding portfolio companies and their leadership teams to formalize their strategic roadmap while optimizing the human capital team.

Outside of work, Steve enjoys spending time at the lake or the mountains with his two kids.

Prior Experience

  • CEO & Executive Chairman of Mattress Firm


  • B.B.A. in Marketing from Stephen F. Austin University
  • Doctor of Humane Letters from University of Houston

Current Board Representation

  • Burton (Chairman)
  • Foundry Brands (Chairman)
  • 9th Wonder Marketing Agency

Prior Board Representation

  • Alliance Animal Health (Chairman)
  • Mattress Firm (Chairman)