Steven D. Metzger joined Carriage in May 2018, was appointed Senior Vice President and General Counsel in 2019, and was subsequently named Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Secretary in 2021. Mr. Metzger oversees Acquisitions and Business Development, HR, Legal, and Risk Management. Before joining Carriage, Mr. Metzger served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary for a publicly traded company in the restaurant industry. Prior to that, he spent seven years with Service Corporation International (“SCI”) where he served in various leadership roles, including Managing Counsel for the Legal Department and Chief Compliance Officer for SCI’s registered investment advisor. Mr. Metzger began his career as a litigator at a Houston law firm and received both his BA in Government and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Texas at Austin.