Name: Steve Hirschbein
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Education: B.A. Corporate Communication, Northern Illinois University
Years at Saint Leo: 1 year
Favorite Concert Experience: Nine Inch Nails, The Cure, New Order, Soundgarden, Depeche Mode
Hobbies: Sports, road biking, beach volleyball, growing his music collection, extensive travelling, hiking 14ers, keeping up on health and wellness trends
Favorite Food: Mexican, Cajun chicken lasagna, Lou Malnati’s deep dish pizza (with a good glass of red wine or microbrew), black angus meatloaf, dark chocolate
Staying fit and healthy is something Steve takes very seriously – in his personal and professional lives. In the 90s, Steve spent four years in the Navy and is a certified personal trainer and nutritionist. He has been in online education for about 10 years. He enjoys his work because “Saint Leo is concerned about doing what is best for the student...It is also very much a team environment with the office culture...” The best part of Steve’s job? He says it’s being able to see students overcome obstacles to achieve their goals. When asked to describe his personality, Steve says he’s competitive, detail-oriented, and analytical. Steve’s students can be sure he’ll help keep their educational journey in good shape at Saint Leo!