Steven Walsh’s background is primarily in anthropology and education. He has a working knowledge of Spanish and has lived with indigenous people of Alaska. In Alaska, he taught and wrote Alaskan heritage curriculum. In 1985 he came back to Chicago and spent the next 30 years as a curriculum coordinator for Chicago Public Schools and as a School Improvement Specialist at the Teachers Academy for Mathematics and Science. Steven was active in areas of environmental science, and along with others became aware that money was driving humanity off a cliff. In 2005 Steven attended the first American Monetary Institute (AMI) conference and has presented at every AMI conference since. Presently, besides being an active member of the Alliance For Just Money, he is active with the International Movement for Monetary Reform.