Steve Rohr is an acclaimed speaker, educator, & publicist.
Steve is privileged to be the Show Publicist for the Academy Awards® overseeing the domestic and international publicity for the live telecast on the ABC Television Network and 225 countries and territories worldwide. Next year will be his tenth year working on the OSCARS® ceremony. Prior to his current role with the OSCARS, Steve represented actors, recording artists, films, experts, and authors while running his own LA-based PR agency.
Steve is a dynamic and engaging keynote speaker who has wowed audiences across the U.S. Using personal stories and curated research, poetry to audience participation, Steve delivers high-impact motivation no matter what the size of the audience - from 50 to 38,000.
Steve has taught Public Relations and Communication on several Southern California campuses, including Cal State Long Beach, Loyola Marymount University, MiraCosta College, Rio Hondo College, and Saddleback College. Steve earned his Master's degree in Communication from Arizona State University and holds a B.A. in Political Science, Communication, and Art from Concordia College (MN).
Steve brings over two decades in the Communication field to organizations big and small. Areas of emphasis include Presentation Skills, Group Bonding, Image & Branding and Interpersonal Skill-building. Notably, he was the presentation skills coach for nine international finalists teams for last year's XPrize Visioneers Summit representing companies like ANA, Brita, Rosa Properties, Caterpillar, Deloitte and Lowe's.