Leonid Orinshteyn has 20 years of coaching experience in the USA and Moldova (former USSR). He has been a foil coach with the Youth Champions Program since 2005. Before joining the MTEAM, Leonid worked at the Boston Fencing Club as a foil coach, and as an assistant coach for the Moldavian National Foil Team in Kishinev, Moldova. Leonid was the Moldavian National Fencing Champion, a member of the Moldavian National Foil Team, and a candidate of the National Team for the USSR. He was also the 1981 recipient of the USSR "Master of Sports" award. Leonid holds a Master of Science degree in engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Kishinev, Moldova.