Chief of Staff
Stephen was raised in a traditional Jewish home and at the age of 18 became a follower of Jesus. He has been a missionary on staff with Jews for Jesus since 1989, serving first in our Los Angeles branch before becoming leader of our San Francisco, then Washington DC branches. For a number of years he was our Director of Recruitment and is currently Chief of Staff, working with our leadership team out of New York. For 12 years he oversaw our work in Israel and still continues to be involved with our work there. He’s been on countless evangelism campaigns and is currently spearheading one of our newest ministry endeavors. He and his wife, Laura, have four married children and six grandchildren. Stephen holds a master’s degree in social work from the University of Illinois and another in intercultural and Jewish studies from Fuller Theological Seminary. He is known as a warm-hearted and engaging teacher and a good listener.