Leon started his mountaineering pursuits after selling his successful printing business in the mid 1990s. An accomplished world traveler and enthusiastic climber, Leon has been able to effectively combine his two interests.
He has climbed in Nepal, South America, Africa, Mexico, Europe, the Cascades and the Sierras. His ascents include Kilimanjaro, Island Peak, Cotopaxi, Grand Teton, MT Hood, MT Baker, Orizaba and MT Rainier.
As a Summit Sensations leader, Leon’s Trips include three Pico de Orizaba climbs in Mexico and MT Whitney via the “Mountaineers” route. He is also an active AMC trip leader for the NH Chapter.
Leon is a founding member of Summit Sensations and is the current president. His boundless enthusiasm for the mountains has made him our best recruiter.
When not traveling the world, Leon can be found at home in Southern NH, or on the beach in St Martin with his lovely wife.