Steve Stewart is faculty adviser to tropnews.com, The Tropolitan and The Cardinal Rule, as well as The Palladium yearbook. As assistant professor of multimedia journalism at Troy University, he teaches classes in reporting, writing, editing and interviewing.
Stewart is a former managing editor of The Decatur Daily, editor and publisher of The Monroe Journal in Monroeville, and reporter for The Atlanta Constitution. In Monroeville he started one of Alabama’s first community newspaper websites, and in Decatur he helped start decaturdaily.com.
He earned journalism degrees from the University of Georgia and the University of Alabama. He was editor of UGA’s student newspaper, The Red and Black. He taught part time at the University of Alabama and the University of North Alabama before coming to Troy.
His research interests include journalism history and technology-related changes in journalism.
His wife, Patrice, is a freelance feature writer. They have two adult children.