Dennis has coached volleyball at various levels (from U12 through high school varsity) in SE Michigan for over 20-years. Dennis is a 3-time published author (USAV website), a CAP III Certified Volleyball Coach (thru USAV), a CAP VIII Certified Coach (thru MHSAA), and is a former PAVO Certified College Volleyball Line Judge and a former MHSAA Certified Volleyball Official.
Dennis is retired (finally) from the quality management field in the medical device manufacturing industry where he worked for more than 35 years. He played competitive volleyball in Ann Arbor for nearly 25-years before 2 shoulder surgeries cut his playing career short.
When not eating, drinking, sleeping "all things volleyball", Dennis loves spending time with his grand kids, with his family, and traveling.