- Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)- California State University (1973)
- Extensive additional studies at numerous colleges including UCLA, Pepperdine, University of Oregon, Oregon State University and California State University
Larry—former director of LifeSpring School of Ministry—is a licensed minister and founding director of The BRIDGE Co-Mission, a collaborative ministry with young adults who are interested in growing spiritually and finding God’s call on their lives. Previously he directed Leadership in Training for Evangelism and Service (LITES), a young adult discipleship ministry. Larry also served as Dean of Students at Spring Vale Academy, after working over thirty years as a teacher in the public school system. As part of his passion for discipleship, Larry has invested years in discipling individuals in prison. Over several decades of service, he has ministered in various capacities in numerous local congregations, and has served on local, district and General Conference boards.