Steve Mills and his wife have one daughter. They previously owned two coffee/ice cream shops, currently operate an internet sales company and teach classes, but his primary job involves the paper industry worldwide. Hobbies and interests lie in gardening, photography, recorded music and of course, their pets.
When I first heard of the failing satellite being shot down it was to avoid large pieces and toxic fuel from making it to the ground. Now there is a report in National Geographic that it might be to keep parts from being sold on eBay??!!