Chairman of the Board of Directors
Steve Ruffin | Consumer Care Manager | McKee Foods Corporation
Stephen Ruffin is a nationally known leader in the field of Consumer Affairs, working at McKee Foods Corporation for more than 20 years. As the Consumer Care Manager, Steve is an expert claims negotiator and conflict resolution specialist, responsible for managing multi-million-dollar budgets. Steve has been a SOCAP member since 2002, serving as the Secretary on the board of directors since 2020. He is an involved council member in his Tennessee town, serving as Vice-Mayor from 2000-2006.
Steve has completed 22 marathons (4 Boston Marathons) and competed in 14 Ironman competitions – ranking 57th in the world in his age group as an Ironman All World Athlete. He splits time between Port St. Joe, Florida and Chattanooga, Tennessee and fishes when he finds extra time.