Leroy Long III, PhD is a husband, youth ministry leader, mentor, educator, artist, author and dreamer. Dr. Long is an Assistant Professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL where he directs a research team called Engineering, Arts & Sports Engagement (EASE).
By day, Dr. Long teaches engineering classes, conducts educational research, and volunteers in the community as a college professor. In his spare time, he enjoys watching and playing sports, competing in card and domino games, exercising, reading, writing poetry and traveling with his wife.
Dr. Long is from Dayton, OH - the birthplace of aviation, the cash register, Funk and the NFL's first game. He is a proud graduate of Dayton Public Schools and Wright STEPP - Wright State University's Science, Technology, and Engineering Preparatory Program.