Steve Monroe is currently the Managing Editor at Irving Levin Associates and oversees all editorial functions at the company. He has been a partner at the firm since 1986 and was responsible for the growth of such industry-leading publications as The SeniorCare Investor and The Senior Care Acquisition Report, both of which have been published since the 1990s. Steve is a respected and often quoted industry leader, and he has focused on the seniors housing and care market at Levin Associates for more than 30 years. Previously, he spent nearly 10 years on Wall Street, including working at investment banking firm Kidder, Peabody & Co., where he completed several equity and bond offerings, as well as merger and acquisition assignments. While at Kidder, Peabody, he was a member of the inaugural Capital Markets Desk covering the Eurodollar bond market. He is a Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude graduate of the University of Vermont, where he majored in Russian and East European Studies, and received his MBA in Finance from Columbia University in New York City.