Steve Affat is the Program Manager, overseeing service, compliance and development of Corps Members. Originally from Maryland, he relocated to Brooklyn in 2006, following a career in media, marketing and client services. After 10 years in the private sector, he refocused his efforts to pursue his lifelong passion for environmental education and stewardship. His volunteering efforts in various Brooklyn based green spaces led him to the New York Restoration Project, where he completed two AmeriCorps service terms, eventually making his way to the NYC Compost Project. He now joins the Green City Force family, bringing with him a host of experience from various industries, organizations, and applicable practices. A father of two, he enjoys planetary science, and building small scale, portable gardens using recyclable materials.
Pronouns: He, Him, His