Len is the founding Church Planter of Valley Christian Church. Over the course of his ministry, he has served as a Preaching Minister in Kentucky, Tennessee, Iowa, and Ohio.
Pastor Len holds a B.S. in Preaching and New Testament and an M.A. in New Testament from the Johnson Bible College in Knoxville, TN. He is a Certified Clinical Pastoral Counselor and member of the National Christian Counselors Association. Len also teaches online Bible courses for the Ohio Christian University.
Len is married to Nita Derico and has two married children and four grandchildren. Len and Nita have lived in Columbiana, Ohio since September 2001.