LeRoy Simms graduated with a B.A. in Social Studies from Waynesburg University, and then received a M.A. in Political Science from California University of Pennsylvania. This would be followed by earning a M.A. in Coaching and Athletic Administration from Concordia University in Irvine, CA.
Mr. Simms worked as a Social Studies teacher in Pennsylvania for 13 years, spending the last 9 years as a World History teacher for Bentworth School District. Prior to coming to NDHS in 2017, Mr. Simms also taught in Pasco and Seminole County. Mr. Simms spent 13 years as a collegiate volleyball coach, the last 12 as the Head Volleyball Coach at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
During his personal time Mr. Simms continues to be involved with club volleyball and spending time on the golf course.