Directory: Steve Stowe
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, MIAMI HEAT CHARITABLE FUND
Steve Stowe begins his eighth full season with the Miami HEAT and his second within Basketball Operations. As Executive Director of the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund, Stowe oversees the fundraising arm of the team, while working alongside the players to support their philanthropic endeavors, including the Corporate Education Community Outreach Ticket Program and President & Head Coach Pat Rileys military appreciation initiative, Home Strong.
Stowe organizes the annual Miami HEAT Family Festival and private concert & dinner event, as well as other various special events that benefit the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund. As a result of these efforts, over $11 million has been raised for local non-profit beneficiaries since the inception of the Foundation.
Prior to taking on the role of Executive Director, he served as the HEATs Director of Community Affairs, where he and his staff focused on social responsibility issues and the league's internationally-recognized youth-serving projects that support education, at-risk youth, family development, and health-related causes. Before joining the HEAT, Stowe worked as a
securities trader in the NASDAQ market.
Stowe serves as a Board Member for the Dade Schools Athletic Foundation, the Miami Beach Police Athletic League, the Jackson Memorial Foundation Board of Trustees, and Voices for Children Foundation, and is a member of the Zos Summer Groove Event Steering Committee and the Univision/Premios Juventud Scholarship Selection Panel.
A native of Miami Beach, FL, Stowe holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with a minor in Economics from the University of Florida, as well as a Master in Sports Management and a Master of Business Administration from Barry University. Stowe and his wife, Johanna, reside in Miami Beach.