Steven Kirwan

Steven Kirwan: Executive Director of the American Screenwriters Association


Steven Kirwan is the Executive Director of the American Screenwriters Association, and a screenwriter himself.

Steven spent his early career selling electronic components, and following his entrepreneurial spirit, startedan IT support business., and currently provides IT support for small office/home office clients in the greater Boise, ID region.. He also runs a flourishing Internet Marketing consultancy helping clients develop and implement social marketing strategies.

His love for writing began at a young age. A prolifoc writer of traditional styled poetry and fantasy-adventure short stories, he found that writing a novel was "just plain too slow,", and wrote his first full length fiction as a screenplay. "Hard Drive" is currently in production, Additional screenplays include "Outside In," Short Time," and "Faster Than You."

American Screenwriters Association, once the preeminent organization for emerging screenwriters, is flourishing under Steven's guidance and direction. After its dissolution in 2008, it is back on track to re-emerge as the ultimate Screenwriter's Association and resource community.

Steven Kirwan's Background

Steven Kirwan's Experience

Executive Director/Publisher at American Screenwriters Association

December 2011

As Director of Operations, I am tasked with managing the daily operations of the organization including business management, membership, industry relations, vendor outreach, and marketing. As Publisher, I am responsible for developing and maintining all of the social media and websites related to American Screenwriters Association (ASA).

Screenwriter at Screenplay Associates

December 2011

Senior screenwriter, screenplay analyst, and media coordinator

Freelance Writer at Self-Employed

April 1987 - November 2011 | San Jose, CA

Technical writer, screenwriter, poet, web content creator, article writer, copywriter, marketing writer, proofreader, editor, writing analyst

Steven Kirwan's Education

San Jose State University

Bachelor of Science


Steven Kirwan's Interests & Activities

Screenwriting, Filmmaking, Movies, Wriiting, Reading, Photography, Painting, Guitar, Drums, Bass, Music