Steve is the local Conservative MP for the Winchester & Chandler's Ford constituency.
He is a former radio journalist having spent time with the BBC where he was one of the organisations youngest reporters and producers in BBC Local Radio at the age of 18. He spent periods with BBC Radio Surrey and BBC Southern Counties Radio as well as contributing as a freelance reporter to Radio Five Live. Steve also spent a year working in Chicago, USA with the Tribune Media Group's WGN Radio.
He has worked with one of the country's leading consultancy firms specialising in customer care, culture change and people development. Steve worked within the consultancy division developing new business opportunities among public and private sector clients.
In May 2015 Steve was appointed by the Prime Minister as PPS to Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, one of the most senior Ministers within Government.
After the change of Prime Minister, in July 2016, Steve became a Government Minister after being appointed by Theresa May as an Assistant Government Whip.
Following the election, Prime Minister Theresa May appointed him as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department of Health.
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