Longtime executive director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the LA Harbor, Mike Lansing recalls his own years of going to school in San Pedro.

Aug. 31, 2023 – Throwback Thurs. – last story of SOLAHA Vol. III

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Stories of Los Angeles Harbor Area: For Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow

SOLAHA Vol. III, No. 49 – Mike Lansing shares  last story of Vol. III

A pro pos of “back to school” season Mike Lansing, Executive  Director of Boys & Girls Club L.A. Harbor recalls attending Holy Trinity Elementary School, Fermin Lasuen  and San Pedro High Schools and one teacher that impacted and influenced his career; and his father prophetically insisting he participate in the Boys Club.

 One of San Pedro’s favorite sons, Mike is a leader and advocate for youth and education. His personal history as a teacher, athletic coach and former member of the Los Angeles Unified School District board of education  prepared him well to be at the helm of the B&GC that  has served thousands of young people (in locations in San Pedro, Wilmington, Harbor Gateway,  and has many outstanding athletic, aesthetic and academic  programs including “College Bound.” For more see the website: https://www.bgclaharbor.org/


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