Stephen was born and raised in Orange County, California. It was here that he found his passion for sports and Physical Therapy when he wrestled at Servite HS. From there, Stephen attended CSUF where he received his BS in Kinesiology in 2016 with an emphasis on Strength and Conditioning, continuing not long after to Concorde Career College and graduating with honors. Stephen has a passion for sports in both competing and treating. He enjoys learning new skills and is constantly trying to stay educated on new methods with his certifications in IASTM, Neuromuscular Taping, and Myofascial Cupping. In his free time Stephen enjoys cooking, running, waterskiing and spending time with his family.