Steve Folsom, Director of Empowerment Programs

673A2027 copySteve Folsom serves as Treasurer for “What is Your Voice, Inc.” He is a retired electrical engineer serving thirty-five years with Northrop Grumman Corporation. He holds both a Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. The last twenty years of his work career was spent leading and managing a highly competitive group providing state-of-the-art data acquisition and instrumentation equipment. While at Northrop Grumman, Steve pulled together a group of dedicated program managers who saw the need to develop and teach new project leaders assigned to various programs the basics of running a successful project. Later on the company, as a prerequisite of becoming a project leader, adopted the course.

After caring for his three children, and an empty nest, became very active in his church. He served as head deacon and now serves as an elder. In 2005 Steve became actively involved in prison ministry.

In 2012, he received training from Peacemaker Ministries in resolving everyday conflict and mediation. Today, he is a part of a Peacemaking Team that trains and coaches people on how to resolve personnel and business conflicts in a biblical fashion. Steve is passionate about helping people grow in the love of Christ. He is actively working on plans to offer training sessions on marriage consulting.
In his spare time, Steve enjoys singing and playing his guitar at church, prisons, and nursing homes. He has a great sense of humor and loves life. He, and his wife Maria, are recently married and he is enjoying becoming apart of her large Philippine family.