After three years in sales with Monsanto Company, Steve spent 30 years directly involved in all aspects of production agriculture managing a rice, cotton, corn, soybean, wheat and milo farm.
In 2007, he joined Tubbs Rice Dryers, managing the elevator in Mer Rouge, Louisiana. In his time with Tubbs, the business grew from a volume of less than 1 million bu. to more than 7 million bu. annually. When Tubbs Rice Dryers became part of Big River, Steve remained in the manager’s role in Mer Rouge and managed construction projects at other locations as well.