Stephen is a new minister in the United Church of Canada, coming from a previous career in documentary film making. In his former career, he made Sunday night specials for major television broadcasters such as The Discovery Channel, National Geographic and History. Stephen brings a strong background in story telling, film and online media to SoulTable. He likes stories that come alive visually so when he talks, he often asks for audience participation, and uses video and music to communicate. Stephen is a long-time meditator, with an ongoing interest in Eastern religions and science. He also rides his bike to work most days, is a major nature lover, and wants to find ways to reduce our carbon footprint.