Party affiliation: Republican
John Bruce Leete, American judge. Bar: Pennsylvania 1970, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1970. Member American Bar Association, American Judges Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, National Council Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Pennsylvania Conference State Trial Judges, Juvenile Court Judges Commission Pennsylvania, Amnesty International, Rotary (president 1984-1985).
Chief attorney police affairs division Neighborhood Legal Services, Pittsburgh, 1070-1072. Associate Kaufman & Harris, 1972-1974. Deputy director Neighborhood Legal Services, 1974-1976.
Private practice Coudersport, Pennsylvania, 1976-1978. President judge Court Common Pleas of Potter County, since 1988. Associate instructor juvenile law Mansfield (Pennsylvania) State University.
Member Adult Basic Education Advisory Council.