David Leveille, cancer survivor, author of SURVING CANCER: NOT SOMEHOW…BUT TRIUMPHANTLY!, shares an insider's understanding of what it is like to endure and recover from a life threatening disease, as well as lessons learned from the journey. David is a retired teacher, professor, researcher, senior-level college and university executive, and Visiting Scholar at one of the leading universities in the country. He is also a small business owner and consultant to non-profit organizations.
This book is the story of a journey that began when he was diagnosed with melanoma and subsequently, with prostate cancer. During enervating treatments, he continued to enjoy swimming, physical workouts, sports, writing, and helping others, particularly young people and people of all ages dealing with cancer.
He holds a bachelor’s a degree from Taylor University, a master’s degree from Boston University, and a doctoral degree from the University of Southern California. David lives in Manhattan Beach, California, with his wife, Marty. They have two children, Michelle and David Jr., and five grandchildren.