Paul leads the A Ganar youth employment through sport program that now operates in 14 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. He has worked in youth development and leadership development in the Americas for over 25 years in various roles with the Peace Corps and with Partners of the Americas. He is the former Peace Corps Deputy Director in Nicaragua, Associate Director in Honduras and a Peace Corps Volunteer in Guatemala. He has been active in team sports for years both as a player and as a volunteer coach. Paul is a native of Sparta, Tennessee, and a graduate of the University of Tennessee. He and his wife, Gabriela Teeple, have one son, Lewis Felipe. Most weekends, you'll find them somewhere in South Carolina on a soccer field.