Welcoming KCPS Athletic Director Lee Meyers
KCPS Athletic Director Lee Meyers has spent more than 33 years in secondary education, 13 as a teacher and 20 as an administrator. He graduated from Pittsburg State University and holds a master’s degree and a leadership degree from Baker University. As an educator, he led clubs and activities, including Future Teachers, and brought programs such as Read 180 and AVID to his schools.
Mr. Meyers also has 30 years of coaching experience. As a player, his team won the 1983 National Championship in junior college football at Coffeyville Community College, where he was named defensive MVP. He received a scholarship to play at Wake Forest and spent his final year at Pitt State. In addition to football, he has coached basketball, track and baseball.
Mr. Meyers has two children and two bonus children with his wife, Tammy, as well as four grandchildren. He is very excited to be back in Kansas City, Missouri, where he was born and spent his early years.