Mr. Rich LaFontaine is a 1982 graduate of Liberty-Benton High School. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Bowling Green State University and his Master’s Degree from Marygrove College. He started his teaching career at Tiffin Calvert, and he is in his 18 th year of teaching at Liberty-Benton High School.
Rich is married to Dorothy, who taught in Fostoria for 13 years, and they have very active children. Matthew works at Krogers and paints for KanDu and Awakening Minds. Ethan is in his second year of the physical therapy program at the University of Findlay. Jessica is an LB senior and went to State with the girls’ soccer team, and Isaac plays 8 th grade basketball at LBMS.
Mr. LaFontaine enjoys working with students to develop and express their ideas, and he is looking forward to spending time with his family over the holidays. He also enjoys playing “Words with Friends” with his mom and sisters.