Steven Wolf, MCP3 is the Community Engagement Director for JEO Consulting Group, Inc., and serves as the senior facilitator, trainer, and public participation strategist for the firm. He has more than 36 years of combined government, military, and private sector experience dealing with all aspects of public affairs activities. His areas of expertise include strategic and organizational communication, risk communication, dispute resolution, crisis communication, environmental policy, and media relations.
Steven is among the first to become a IAP2 Master Certified Public Participation Professional (MCP3) in North America and has been an IAP2 USA member since 2014. Steve has extensive experience with civil engineering and community development projects, critical infrastructure assessments, environmental planning and restoration initiatives, along with facility and land management issues. He has trained more than 3,500 multidisciplinary professionals in risk communication worldwide and created the world’s first risk communication based message mapping software product, titled Key Message Manager. Steve has served as the Chief of Environmental Public Affairs for the National Guard Bureau (Pentagon), and on the Department of Defense’s Environmental Public Affairs Policy Board. He has a Master of Science degree in Public Administration and Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism.