Joseph Steier, III, Ed. D, MBA, CPA, was born in Louisville, Kentucky. He and his wife, Sony, have four children. Mr. Steier graduated from Bellarmine University with a degree in Accounting, and he later earned a Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Healthcare from the University of Miami. He was more recently awarded his Doctorate from the University of Penn/Wharton.

In 1999, Mr. Steier joined Home Quality Management, now Signature HealthCARE LLC, as the President to help grow the small organization into a regional family-based long-term healthcare provider. Today, as President and CEO of Signature HealthCARE, Mr. 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.