Mr. Kempema has taught in the Grandville district for over 20 years. Currently at Century Park, he has also taught at Cummings, Prairie View, and South Elementary. Mr. Kempema serves on the School Excellence Team at CPLC. A graduate of Grandville himself, Mr. Kempema went on to Hope College where he earned his Bachelor's degree and to Western Michigan University to earn his Master's degree. While at Hope College, he also had a successful college baseball career and brought his passion for the game back to Grandville where he coached for 20 years at different levels in the high school. Mr. Kempema currently is the "Voice of the Bulldogs" at home sporting events such as football and wrestling--a position he has held for 15 years.