Larry rejoined the Kents Hill School Admissions Office in 2018 as an Associate Director of Admissions and Head Coach for the Boys’ Varsity Ice Hockey team. Prior to Kents Hill, he worked at the Governor’s Academy in Byfield, MA, as the Associate Director of Admissions and coached the Boys’ Varsity Ice Hockey program competing in the Keller Division in the Independent School League. In his first stint at Kents Hill, Larry was the Boys' Varsity Ice Hockey coach for ten years, guiding his team to four post-season appearances, took his team to the 2013 championship finals, and won the New England Prep School Championship in 2008.
Larry got his start in private school coaching at North Yarmouth Academy, serving three seasons as the Head Boys JV Ice Hockey coach and Varsity Assistant Coach. In his time as a head coach he has recruited and developed players who have gone on to compete at the NCAA Divisions I, II, and III levels as well as professional hockey. Larry is USA Hockey Level 5 certified and is an evaluator for the Southeast District National Tryout Camp and an evaluator and coach in the New England District. Other positions he has held while working in private schools include Athletic Director, Director of Financial Aid, Associate Director of Advancement, math teacher, Head Boys' and Girls' Varsity Lacrosse Coach, dorm parent, and student advisor.
Larry is a 1990 graduate of Norwich University where he played ice hockey and lacrosse, and served in the United States Navy as a commissioned officer. Larry is married to Tiffany Cockrell and has three children, Jake, Thaney, and Jared, all graduates of Kents Hill School.