, Feng Shui scholar, consultant, educator, and author, with over thirty five years of experience, is known as “Feng Shui’s Walking Encyclopedia”. Steven wrote the acclaimed The Modern Book of Feng Shui and has contributed to the vitality and harmony of thousands of homes and businesses, applying feng shui to residential, corporate, and new construction projects, with individuals, businesses including Fortune 500 companies, architects, and developers
He is a senior student and disciple of H.H. Grand Master Prof. Thomas Lin Yun, Rimpoche, and has been designated by Prof. Lin as authoritative in Feng Shui consulting, education, and as a resource for his students. Steven founded GEO, Geomancy Feng Shui Education Organization, and inaugurated under Prof. Lin’s direction (with his colleagues Edgar Sung and Barry Gordon) the first professional training program in Feng Shui which continues as the BTB Feng Shui Masters Training Program ™ of which he is co-owner and a principal teacher.
His passion and inspiration connecting nature and self nature led him to be the first person to teach and consult in Feng Shui in the United States. He is recognized for his depth of multi-cultural Feng Shui knowledge including Great Goddess, Jewish, Japanese, and European geomancy traditions and has studied the influence of Chi, Feng Shui, and universal principal on history, politics, and the fate of nations applying this knowledge to strategy and tactics for success in litigation, negotiation, governance and leadership issues.
A lifetime of studying the human body as a site and the Feng Shui of the Natural World, enables him to teach their relationship. His involvement with the Chi of the natural world includes over 35 years as Fire Lookout on Mount Tamalpais in Marin County, California.
Among his teachers of personal Chi development are Sifu Kuo Lien Ying, Sifu Xu Guo Ming and Simu Chen Zhifang. Steven is a senior instructor of WACIMA – The World Association of Internal Chinese Martial Arts, President, Sifu Xu Guo Ming.
He is involved in many projects concerned with how Feng Shui can benefit society including The Feng Shui of the USA, Nature Awareness Training, Secrets of Wealth, and Feng Shui and Parenting.
He has been featured on NBC Dateline, in Newsweek, Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, House Beautiful, CBS Evening News, The Voice of America and many other national and international venues.
His faculty positions have included The Council of the Living Earth at the Ojai Foundation, The International Feng Shui Center, The Metropolitan Institute of Interior Design, The New England School of Feng Shui, and a field faculty appointment at Norwich University.
He is on the boards of Sacred Sites International Foundation and the Institute of Integrated Sciences. His column, "Intercultural Geomancy" appeared in the Lin Yun Temple News and Site Saver Magazine.
His commitment to spread Feng Shui knowledge to benefit society, liberate individuals, fulfill wishes, help in spiritual education, and support his student’s and client’s advancement continues as a core of his activities and personal development. http://www.btbfengshui.org/post.php