Steve Wallis is the Principal of Da Vinci Science and a co-founder of Da Vinci Schools. Steve is credentialed in physics, biology and chemistry with National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification. He earned his B.S. in Psychobiology from UCLA in 1998, his M.Ed. from UCLA in 1999, and his National Board Certification in chemistry in 2003. He was inspired to teach high school through his volunteer work with Young Life, an organization whose creativity and joy in supporting kids is a model for his work at DVS. Steve lives in the Wiseburn community with his wife Marina, his son Jacob and his daughter Natalie.