Michael Steward – Program Coordinator

Michael Steward, a graduate of the University of Arizona, comes to the First Tee bringing
twenty five years of experience in coaching, teaching, management and program development.
During college, he worked for the YMCA as a summer camp counselor, youth sports coach &
even spent a little time working in the pre-K daycare room. After graduating, he taught high
school and middle school while coaching high school sports. Over the course of the last decade,
Michael coached basketball and served as the athletic director at a Tribal College. Michael
believes that sports play in an important role in the overall development of youth and has a life
long passion for developing youth’s potentials.