David Steen (Director)

David Steen, Director

David Steen, Director

David Steen is a long time educator, research scientist, and immediate past chair of the Department of Biology at Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. As an avid computer user, he serves on GEM’s board, records minutes, and helps to maintain Gem’s web site. Having grown up in Ethiopia as the son of a missionary physician who started a hospital in Gimbie, Steen has some experience in third world countries. Recently he returned to Ethiopia with his father and other family members to dedicate a new Gimbie hospital, now operated by Adventist Health International. He and his wife Lynn have two grown children, three grandsons, and one great grand daughter.