Mr. Leonard is born in Kingsport, Tennessee to Robert Spencer and Hope Leonard.
Mr. Leonard receives a Bachelor of Science in industrial management from Purdue University.
Mr. Leonard serves on active duty as a lieutenant in the United States Naval Reserve.
Mr. Leonard becomes a production planner for Tennessee Eastman Co. in Kingsport, Tennessee.
Mr. Leonard receives a Master of Science in business from the University of Kansas.
Mr. Leonard becomes a marketing analyst for Exxon Co. in Houston, Texas. He remains with this company for 29 years in various positions.
Mr. Leonard receives the Exxon Quality Tiger Award.
Mr. Leonard becomes senior systems supervisor of the Center of Expertise Client/Server Systems for Exxon Co.
Mr. Leonard becomes an instructor of operations management at the Mays School of Business at Texas A&M University.
Mr. Leonard becomes a lecturer in executive residence at the Mays School of Business at Texas A&M University.
Mr. Leonard becomes an adjunct professor of business at Lone Star College.
Mr. Leonard becomes an academic and work-force advisor at Lone Star College.