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Leon Rodolphe Brodeur

Leon Rodolphe Brodeur, American rubber manufacturing company executive. President Akron Area Junior Achievement, 1982; Member of American Defense Preparedness Association.


  • Brodeur, Leon Rodolphe was born on July 12, 1927 in Manchester, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Frederic A. and Bertha (Baril) Brodeur.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, St. Anselm's College, 1951.


    • With Firestone Tire & Rubber Company, since 1951, manager foam products Corry, Pennsylvania, 1961—1965, manager urethane foam production Milan, 1965—1968, vice president foam products division Fall River, Massachusetts, 1968—1969, president, 1969—1972, president electric wheel company division Illinois, 1972—1973, vice president diversified products Akron, Ohio, 1973—1978, vice president subsidiary and domestic tire division, 1978—1982. Executive vice president, president North American tire group, 1982, president, 1982—1984, vice chairman, since 1984. Served with United States Army, 1945-1946.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    President Akron Area Junior Achievement, 1982. Member of American Defense Preparedness Association.


    • Married Helen M. Silvia, November 17, 1955. Children: Kenneth, Stephen, Michele.
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    • 1951
      St. Anselm's College
    • 1961 - 1965
      With Firestone Tire & Rubber Company
      Pennsylvania, United States
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