Bob Steckmest started employment with the UMKC School of Medicine in August of 1999 as supervisor of the Medical Photography Department. Provided professional images for Panorama, recruitment materials, brochures, websites and covered many School events. I have also taken photographs for numerous colleges in the UMKC system.
Before UMKC, Steckmest was employed as corporate photographer for the Nellcor Puritan Bennett Corporation, located in Overland Park, Kan., from 1988 to 1999.
His education experience includes a double major in commercial and industrial photography at Hawkeye Institute of Technology in Waterloo Iowa and photojournalism at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.