“Never give up! Failure and rejection are only the first step to succeeding.” – Jim Valvano
Stephen Santorella grew up locally in Redding, Connecticut where he graduated from Joel Barlow High School in 2003. After Barlow, Stephen attended Ramapo College of New Jersey where he played Baseball all four years. Stephen graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration concentrating in Management. Shortly after returning home to Redding, Stephen went back to earn his Masters Degree in Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy from Manhattanville College. At Manhattanville, Stephen had the opportunity to create and instruct a wide variety of programs for children ages two through eighteen. Since graduating from Manhattanville, Stephen has well over ten years of experience running local camp programs and coaching throughout greater Fairfield County. Before Insports, Stephen spent three years working at Redding Elementary School where he had the opportunity to create and implement curriculum both sport and non-sport related. Stephen is married to his wife Kelly and they currently reside in Sandy Hook, Connecticut with their daughters, Adelyn and Reagan and miniature dachshund, Sadie.