High School Leadership


Mr. Mike Kang - Interim High School Leader

Mr. Kang directly supports LFP faculty, students and families, specifically in grades 8 and 9, and partners with Shon Smith, Instructional Dean for grades 10-11, to support overall school operations.  Mr. Kang has experience as a successful high school math teacher, Testing Coordinator, Categorical Program Advisor, and administrator.  He holds a BA in Economics from UC Irvine, an MA in International Affairs and Management from UC San Diego and an MA in School Administration from California State Dominguez Hills.  Mr. Kang also holds California single subject credentials in Mathematics and Korean, as well as an Administrative Credential.

Mr. Edwin Co - Director of College and Career Counseling 

Mr. Co works directly with the high school administrative team to ensure all core academic courses are college preparatory, meet the rigor required by the University of California A-G approval process, and that the Advanced Placement program is in place for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 school years.  Mr. Co holds a BA in Economics from UC San Diego and an MS in Educational Counseling from the University of La Verne.  He has extensive experience developing successful high school college counseling programs, and has served as an academic counselor at the college level as well.  Mr. Co holds a California Pupil Personnel Services Credential.