Hank Leo Jr. is the author of five nationally published books. His works include; Home When the Streetlights Come On, the winner of the Great Southeast Book Festival Award, in 2016, in the compilations/anthologies category, and God Called and In Your Hands , which both received honorable mention awards in the New York Book Festivals. Having served the YMCA of the Greater Tri-Valley in Central New York since 2000 as CEO, Leo has received numerous community awards, and offers his skills to several boards of directors, locally and nationally. Leo has graduate certificates in biblical studies and management science from Liberty University and Tulane University, respectively. He lives in Verona, New York, with his wife Pauline and his rescue dog Dante; he has two adult children, and two grandchildren.