Born in Union County, NJ, Seth was raised in Linden, NJ, the third of four children. After graduating from Linden High School, he studied Automotive Technology at Lincoln Technical Institute, Computer Science at YSU, Business and African Studies at Kent State University. He studied Real Estate at Hondros College receiving his Ohio Board Certification as a Licensed Realtor in 2007. He has attended workshops, forums, and training conferences on Beekeeping in Wooster, OH, Plain City, OH, and certification workshops here in Trumbull County OH.
He has raised as many as seventy-five honey bee colonies in Warren, Southington, and Fresno, Ohio. He intends to expand his apiary operation to 75+ hives this 2021 season. He is a second-generation beekeeper after his grandfather Dan Massey, of Canton, OH (2001) raised honey bees as a hobby in the 1940's and 1950's. He is also selected as the advisor to the Bee Master 4-H Club of Trumbull County 2019. Mr. Steward is employed in the Operations Management Department with the U.S. Postal Service in Cleveland Northern Ohio District with 28 years of service.