Larrie was named SIATech’s Executive Operations Officer in 2011. Previously, he served as an Industrial Education and History teacher, coordinator of alternative programs, high school dean of students, and assistant principal at the middle school level. He was also an institute faculty member at The Principals’ Center at Harvard University and co-chaired their Advisory Board. Presently, he is Chairman of the Board of Educators for Social Responsibility and a member of AVID’s African American Male Initiative Advisory Board. He has been recognized with the Golden Apple Award and named California Science Administrator of the Year, NAACP Educator of the Year, and Middle School Administrator of the Year by the Association of California
School Administrators. He received his Ed.D. from Northern Arizona University and his master’s and bachelor’s degrees from San Diego State University.