Steve Lazere has worked for nearly 25 years in child welfare, behavioral health and the court system supporting children and their families. Steve began working with FIC in 2007 through his work in addressing the behavioral health needs of children in the foster care system and is committed to the mission of FIC. Steve has a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Northern Iowa and and an M.S.W. from Arizona State University. Steve’s passion for helping others was instilled early on by his parents and especially his mom, who has been a social worker for 45 years.