Steve Schneeberger is currently the Executive Director of Grow Ministries at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Orlando, Florida. He founded the Youth Ministry Institute in 2005 and remains the Executive Director. YMI is a non-profit organization that empowers youth ministers to become skilled and effective leaders. Beginning in 1985, Steve began a vocation as a youth minister serving churches in Kansas and Florida. He is a 1981 graduate of Shawnee Mission West High School in Overland Park, Kansas, and has a business degree from Baker University and a law degree from the University of Kansas. Since 2016, he has been the Adjunct Professor of Youth Ministry at Florida Southern College. He is married to Carol, a middle school guidance counselor and former teacher. He and his wife have lived and worked in Orlando, Florida, since 1994. They have three children and one dog.