Leonard L. Kleinman
Advisor to the President
A retired attorney, Leonard Kleinman (Phoenix, AZ) has served as Executive Vice President and CEO of the New York Yankees, Vice Chairman of the American Shipbuilding Company, and Branch Chief of the audit division of the IRS. He sits on the board of the National Council for Soviet Jewry, was a member of the Boards of the Florida Holocaust Museum, The Union of American Hebrew Congregations (now the URJ), the United Jewish Communities (now the JFNA), the Tampa Jewish Federation, the Fairmount Theatre of the Deaf, Big Brothers of Greater Cleveland, The Ethics Committee of the Florida Bar and the Cleveland Marshall College of Law of Cleveland State University, and is a past President of Congregation Schaarai Zedek in Tampa. A member of JNF’s Legal, Budget, and Audit Committees, Leonard served as JNF First Vice President for seven years and is a Century Council member.