Leandro Galzerano was born in Limeira, Sao Paulo, Brazil, on December 9, 1979. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Science from the Rural Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in October 2005. In July of 2006 he started his M.Sc. program in Animal Science at the same University, working on pasture science. He received his M.Sc. degree in August of 2008.
In July of 2009 he started his doctorate's degree in Animal Science at Sao Paulo State University - Unesp under advising of Dr. Euclides Malheiros and Dr. Ana Cláudia Ruggieri, working in projects on pasture management and animal production on pastures with studies focused on the interception of light, LAI, canopy height and herbage accumulation.
He arrived at Range Cattle REC - University of Florida in October 2010 as a visiting Scholar under advising of Dr. Vendramini.