Steve Hauser is a retired attorney and an aspiring writer, just trying to do good in the world. His law career was in criminal defense (specializing in death penalty defense), civil rights, and personal injury, as he did his bit to assure adequate representation for the poor. In 1968, he started and led Boy Scout Troop 1135 in Willowbrook (between Watts and Compton) for ten years. Steve started at HOLA teaching saxophone in 1995. He is also on the board of directors for Foster-All, enabling foster care through churches.