J. Stephen Peek is a game designer and attorney from Reno, Nevada. In 1973, he founded Battleline. In 1979, Robert Yaquinto hired him and S. Craig Taylor to create games for his new game company Yaquinto. He also wrote The Game Inventor's Handbook.
He has been married to Candace Dana Yaquinto Peek, the daughter of Robert Yaquinto who founded the game company Yaquinto.