Leon was a federal employee working as the chief financial officer of Southeastern Power Administration in Elberton Georgia for the last 43 years. He retired in January 2011, and continues to work as a part-time employee.
Leon and his wife Bonnie have three children: Leon IV in Elberton Georgia who has 4 children; Brooke Berryman in Cordele Georgia who has three children; and Meredith Soldatovic in Melbourne Australia who has two children.
Leon is a life long Methodist and is a member of Elberton First UMC, and is a member of Elberton Rotary Club.
This is Leon’s first time being a delegate to General Conference, after serving as a reserve delegate in 2008.