2015: Norman Maclean Faculty Award

Leo Kocher, MBA’87

  • Associate Professor, Department of Physical Education and Athletics, and Head Wrestling Coach, The University of Chicago


Leo Kocher was hired in the fall of 1979 as a faculty member in the University of Chicago’s Department of Physical Education and Athletics. At Chicago he has served as an assistant football coach, taught physical education, and has been the head coach of the intercollegiate wrestling program for his 35 years with the University.