I have taught 5K, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grades in both public and private schools. I am a South Carolina certified teacher with a current certification in elementary education. I have taught school for twenty years.
I am married to Laurence LaBruce and we have three sons. Our oldest is Laurence IV who is a Citadel graduate and is married to Sarah. They live in Spartanburg, SC where he is in construction. Our middle son, Richardson, is a McCallie School graduate where he was an honors scholar, a Davidson college graduate, and a Summa cum Laude Old Miss Law graduate. He is practicing law in Hilton Head, SC and is married to Jean. Our youngest son, Allston, is a Lowcountry Prep School graduate, a Presbyterian College graduate, and is currently getting his masters degree in Applied Behavioral Analysis through the University of Florida. He works for Project Hope as a teacher. All three of our sons are Eagle Scouts.