A native of Central Pennsylvania, Steve grew up in Mechanicsburg, 15 minutes outside of Harrisburg. Steve Fowler attended Grace College (In Northern Indiana) and double majored in business administration and sports management. During his time in college, Steve was a three-year varsity soccer player, vice-president of the sports management club, and worked at the Kosciusko YMCA as a Youth Sports Coordinator.
Upon graduating, Steve started a began his career with Soccer Shots, a children's educational soccer program. As the Program Director for the Harrisburg/York franchise in Pennsylvania, Steve led a team of over 20 part-time coaches and positively impacted over 6,000 children every year. In his role, Steve was responsible for hiring, training, evaluation, sales, and marketing. After serving as the Program Director for three years, Steve transitioned to working for the franchisor, at the national support center in Middletown, PA.