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Carl Eric Leivo

Carl Eric Leivo, American municipal administrator. Recipient Special Recognition award Reno County Conservancy District, 1989, Swimming All American award National Collegiate Athletic Association, 1969, 71, 72; Southern Illinois University graduate fellow, 1979-1980.


  • Leivo, Carl Eric was born on July 6, 1950 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Carl Keijo and Wynone (Hunt) Leivo.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, California State University, Northridge, 1972. Master of City and Regional Planning, Rutgers University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Illinois University, 1981.


    • Associate planner Robert Rosa & Associates, Edison, New Jersey, 1973-1974. Principal planner Southwestern Indiana and Kentucky Regional Council Governments, Evansville, Indiana, 1974-1976. Executive director Southern 5 Regional Planning District and Development Commission, Anna, Illinois, 1976-1978.

      Principal planner Sedgewick County Metropolitan Area Planning Department, Wichita, Kansas, 1981-1984. Director planning and development City of Hutchinson, 1984-1989. Assistant to city manager City of Rohnert Park, California, since 1989.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    President Reno Choral Society, Hutchinson, 1988-1989. Chairman Interagency Research Committee, Wichita, 1983. Board directors United Way of Wichita and Sedgewick County, 1983-1984.

    Member American Institute Certified Planners (charter member, certified), American Planning Association (president Kansas chapter 1984-1986, charter member), Rohnert Park Community Chorale.



    Singing, conducting, model railroading, gardening.


    • Married Gail Christine Heather, September 5, 1972. Children: Kirsten Anne, Valerie Petra, Meri Wyn.
    • father: Carl Keijo Leivo
    • mother: Wynone (Hunt) Leivo
    • spouse: Gail Christine Heather
    • children: Kirsten Anne Leivo
    • Valerie Petra Leivo
    • Meri Wyn Leivo
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    Born July 6, 1950
    (age 67)