Jul 2, 2021
Steven is the Host of "The One Way Ticket Show" podcast, where
he explores with his acclaimed guests where they would go if given
a one-way ticket, no coming back. Their destinations may be in the
past, present, future, real, imaginary, or state of mind. He also
chats with his guests about their lives and work. Steven is also
the Host of the "IsraelCast" podcast. He speaks with experts about
their work in Israel in high tech, medicine, agriculture, water
management, the culinary & visual arts, and more.
Born and raised in Chicago, Steven worked for Young &
Rubicam Advertising in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Ho
Chi Minh City, Singapore, and New York City.
While producing and hosting a radio show in Singapore, he
conceived the idea for "The One Way Ticket Show," which he launched
as a podcast after moving to New York.
An exhibited photographer with a penchant for travel to rogue
nations, Steven's adventures have taken him to nearly 70 countries,
including North Korea, Libya, Iran, Burundi, Sudan, Syria, Burkina
Faso, and Saudi Arabia.
Steven earned his B.A. (Honors) in Chinese Language &
Literature from Washington University in St. Louis and his M.A. in
International Relations from The Johns Hopkins University School of
Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, D.C.