Steve Grotowski joined the FAU coaching staff as a volunteer assistant in 2015. Grotowski has been playing professional beach volleyball on the AVP and internationally on the FIVB World Tour for over a decade. In 2012, Grotowski earned a berth to the London Olympics where he competed for his native Great Britain.
In addition to an extensive playing career, he has also coached junior volleyball for boys and girls since 2000. He currently the director of VB Beach volleyball club. Born in London, England, Grotowski has lived in South Florida for over 25 years. He is married to FAU Head Beach Volleyball Coach, Capri Grotowski. They reside in Boynton Beach with their two children Cayd and Kyah.