Coach L. earned a degree in Health/PE/Recreation from Aquinas College where he also lettered in baseball.  He then went on to earn an advanced degree in Educational Leadership from Michigan State University.  In 2015, Coach L. will enter his 22nd year in education and feels Blessed to have spent his entire teaching career at the middle school level in Grandville.  

Coach L. also coaches football, baseball and track.  In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with his family, traveling and MSU athletics.