Steve Bowles (Scuba Steve) began his journey in the diving world becoming a certified diver in late 1991. As they say the rest is history, Steve was hooked from the point. Securing a job at Buckeye Diving School in early 1993, he continued his diving education entering the professional diving industry by becoming an assistant instructor and learning about all the diving equipment from the inside out as Buckeye’s service technician. In 1996 Steve became a scuba instructor and achieving a full trimix certification diving to depths up to 300′. August of 2000 Steve acquired Buckeye Diving School from the original owners Paul and Sandy Reynolds. 2001 marked a decade of diving and the completion of Steve Instructor Trainer/Certifier rating with Scuba Schools International; the highest rating achievable. Steve has continued to expand his abilities to teach various programs and lead diving tours to destinations around the world. Steve has certified over 1,800 divers and logged over 4,000 dives and amassed certifications as a technical diving instructor, semi-closed rebreather instructor and certified to teach over 16 SSI specialties in addition also being a CPR/First Aid instructor trainer. Steve is a certified repair technician for Kirby Morgan, Intersperio AGA, Guardian, SubGear/Scubapro, Aqualung, Sherwood, Tusa, Genesis, Mares/Dacor, Atomic and Zeagle. Scuba Steve remains passionate about sharing his passion diving and his love of the ocean and all that dwells within.