Lucas was hired into the Business Education Department with Red Lion in 2017. He earned his teaching certification in Business and Social Studies Education from Millersville University. Lucas gained teaching experience through day-to-day substitute teaching in over 20 school districts in Lancaster, York and Dauphin counties in spring 2016. In the 2016-2017 school year, he served as a Business Education long-term substitute with Linglestown Middle School of the Central Dauphin School District.
Prior to teaching, Lucas graduated from Penn Manor High School. He earned Bachelor’s degrees from Eastern University in Entrepreneurial Studies and Business Administration/Management while minoring in Athletic Coaching/Exercise Science. After playing 17+ years including high school and college baseball, Lucas coached 3 seasons with Lampeter-Strasburg High School. He brings real world work experience into his classroom from wholesale/retail, customer service, rental and residence life industries. In addition, he has grown up watching and working with his father who has successfully run a commercial/industrial HVAC business for over 25 years.
When he is not teaching, his hobbies include strategy/board games, fantasy baseball, attending House of Prayer Christian Center, and spending time with family and friends. Lucas has been happily married with his beautiful wife Stefanie since November 2016.