Coach Leo is a 2001 graduate of Emerald High School in Greenwood, SC. After high school, Leo played collegiately at Erskine College under Kevin Nichols.
Leo began his coaching career at Greenwood High School working with catchers. In 2011, he took over as the Head Baseball Coach at Swansea High School. During his 4 years there, his team would make 2 playoff appearances as well as an appearance in a District Championship. In 2016, Coach Leo joined the staff at Gilbert High School under Ashely Burnett. While at Gilbert he worked with pitchers and was a part of the 2021 State Championship Staff.
Coach Leo currently serves as the pitching coach for his alma mater, Emerald High School, under Mack Hite.