ImagesMatt LeForce

Lead Coach

As an aspiring schoolteacher from Michigan, Matt LeForce joined Bay Area Chess in 2015 Fall to help students learn and develop a love for chess while improving his own play. A newcomer in the world of competitive chess, Matt aims to become the best coach, and player, he can be. He also is a huge fan of hockey, cycling, and rock mountaineering.
Since 2016 May also joined BAC staff  as an Enrichment Program Manager to help Abel Talamantez, Director of Enrichment, with all the administrative and organizational needs.