Lou, a widower for over a decade, remains very close with his two sons and all of his family, which now includes being blessed with two grandchildren, Emily Grace and Ethan Scott. He considers his friends as extended family.

He is a Manhatten College Graduate in civil engineering and received his Master degree in Transportation Engineering and Planning from Polytechnic Institute of New York (now NYU/Poly). Lou is licensed as a professional engineer in New York and New Jersey.

His work experience spans the public and private sectors, holding titles inclusive of Director of Engineering and Traffic Safety, Chief Engineer, Executive Vice President, President and Chief Operating Officer. Lou is currently performing consultant and expert witness engineering services as President of Lou Engineering PLLC.

Lou is also President of Lou Creative, Inc. and serves as a Board member and special advisor to the Saulino Group, founded by his son, Marc, a marketing and fantasy sports development company, currently featuring StatementGames.com.