Steven Andersen grew up in the east Bay Area near Oakland, and studied at the University of California, Davis and Northwestern University. He spent twenty years in project management with Hewlett-Packard, and transitioned to a consulting career in 2003. The same year he joined PMI, and became a PMP in 2004. He then worked for several consulting firms, including most recently Macias Gini & O’Connell LLP, a Sacramento-based accounting and consulting firm. Steven currently serves as an Internal Auditor for Ruiz Foods in Dinuba, auditing large IT projects as well as internal operations.
In September of 2004, Steven and his wife Yuqin (pronounced you-chin) relocated from the Sacramento are to Clovis, where his wife started a four-year pharmacy program. Steven and Yuqin have four grown children – three daughters and a son – and two sons-in-law. In May of 2015 they celebrated the arrival of their first granddaughter. In his spare time they enjoy running, hiking, and time with extended family.