So my Dad worked 40 years for IRS and we moved all over the country for various jobs. Honestly, growing up I never thought I’d enter public service. As I started working in gov’t, our worlds started colliding and I’d meet people who knew my father or vice-versa where people would see an article about me and ask my dad if that was the same Steve.
In 2007, I won a Federal 100 award for my work with Young Government Leaders and brought my dad. Was a truly special night and meant a lot to me. To see our interests come together and see how proud he was of me.
Many more memories I have from going to baseball card shows on Saturdays when I was young, playing 1-1 basketball until I threw out his back one day, and more…