E. Joseph Steier, III, Ed. D, MBA, CPA, was born in Louisville, Kentucky, and is married to wife, Sony. They have four children.

Joe graduated from Bellarmine University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and from the University of Miami with a MBA in Healthcare Administration.  Additionally, Joe has earned his Masters in Education and Doctorate in Education from the University Of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education. Joe dissertation titled “Application of Theories, Principles and Methods of Adult Learning for Managers to Improve Workplace Reactions to Learning, Knowledge and Performance”, received the prestigious honor of distinction.  He is also a proud member of The Wharton Fellows Program.

In 1999, Dr. Steier joined Home Quality Management, now Signature HealthCARE LLC, as President to help grow the small organization into a regional family-based long-term healthcare provider. Today, as President and CEO of Signature HealthCARE, Dr. Steier focuses on innovative Quality of Life programs, a thriving interfaith spirituality focus, and aggressive plans for organizational learning to meet the real needs of his residents and stakeholders.