Born on October 8, 1990 in Falcon Heights, MN to Leo and RaeAnne Johnson Stephen moved to Mahtomedi, MN in 4th grade where he attended school until he graduated from Mahtomedi High School in 2009. Stephen has participated in a variety of volunteer activities as well as varsity sports to include Johnnie football and lacrosse. He has always had a passion for the outdoors whether that be working on a local farm, sailing on a catamaran that he rebuilt or just going fishing with friends or family. Stephen spends his summers working as a weight training supervisor and coaches a 7th and 8th grade youth lacrosse team in his home town. He is pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies and Spanish and is enjoying his time exploring a variety of classes and experiences to prepare for a career focused on bringing new solutions to a variety of areas.