Len was born and raised in Michigan, and received both his Bachelor and Master of Arts in Education degrees from the University of Michigan. He has experience working as a school teacher, athletic coach, principal, and contract negotiator in Michigan public schools.
In the church, Len has seen service as a Youth Director, Youth and Adult Bible Study Leader, Treasurer, and Deacon. At Deermeadows, he has served as Vice Chairman of Deacons, Chairman of Properties Committee and Bible Study Leader. Initially the Interim Minister to Adults 55+, Len moved into the role of Minister to Senior Adults in late 2016.
Len and his wife, Kris, joined Deermeadows in 2012.