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Steve Pokorny

Steve Pokorny

Program Manager, Student Development

Joined Swearer Center Staff in 


Office Hours: Wednesdays 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. and by appointment.

Where is home to you? West Haven, CT

B.A. Philosophy 1987, Earlham College

Steve Pokorny joined the Swearer Center in the fall of 2018 after an extended stint as a PHD (professional-house-dad) and part-time farmer. Steve’s professional experience is grounded in outdoor and experiential education. He developed and directed the University of Michigan’s adventure based team building program and worked as a process- and team-building consultant for corporations and non-profits.

As a program manager at the Swearer Center working with the Bonner, Winter Break Providence, iProv and Guiliano Fellowship programs, Steve brings a commitment to learning, reflection and community.

"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known." -- Carl Sagan