Lenny Llanos’ commitment to volleyball is made clear in his 35 years of service to the Tacoma-Pierce County Volleyball Officials Board. Following in the footsteps of his father Floro, Lenny joined the board and immediately committed wholeheartedly to the sport. Lenny served as President of the TPCVOB in 2000, and during his tenure his agenda and objective was to have new officials trained not only in officiating techniques but also attitude, teamwork and professionalism. That same year he received the organization’s prestigious Wayne Gardner Match Point Award, and in 2003 he was the recipient of the WOA Meritorious Service Award. Lenny has held State rating for more than 25 years and has officiated six high school state championship tournaments. He has also refereed collegiate matches at the community college, NAIA and NCAA Div. III level during his career. He takes his role as an official seriously and is known for raising the standard of professionalism and respect among officials at every level of competition.