Steven R. Lewis, Founder & CEO of Steven R. Lewis & Associates is a business management and leadership consulting firm specializing in the areas of strategic planning, governance training, leadership training and development, change management, executive coaching and team building. Our philosophy, we believe that any organization can fully realize their organizational vision with the right business management and leadership tools. Steven provides business management and leadership consulting to the private, public and nonprofit sectors.
In his prior role, Steven served as an Executive Director/CEO of a medium size nonprofit organization. Steven prepared and managed a budget that was nearly $5 million, lead and managed the day-to-day operations for 120 employees across 8 departments, 15 multiple sites, and completed numerous significant projects. He began his tenure with the special distinction of being the first African American and male to lead the organization in its 46- year history. In the role he provided leadership, program strategy and fiscal capabilities.
His proudest accomplishment was leading in the development of the first agency wide Strategic Plan in the organizations 46-year history. Prior to this position, Steven was a Senior Program Director for St. Vincent de Paul Society of Baltimore. At that time, he led the largest program within the St. Vincent de Paul’s organization. He has over 18 years of experience in the human services industry that reflects a combination of leadership, management and supervisory roles.
Steven holds a Master of Business Administration from La Salle University with a concentration in management, Master of Science in Social Work, from the University of Maryland at Baltimore and a Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Steven is an alumnus of LEADERSHIP Philadelphia, Harvard Business School’s Strategic Perspectives in Nonprofit Management Program and Head Start Johnson & Johnson
Management Fellows Program at the University of California Los Angeles, Anderson School of Business.
Steven believes strongly in civic engagement. He is the past board Chairperson for The Center for Autism and mentors aspiring professionals. Steven is married to Jameela Lewis and is the father of three sons Jabari, Khairi and Malik. Steven and his family reside in the Lower Merion Township.