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Insurance executive , reinsurance consultant

Donald Leslie Cleveland, American Insurance executive, reinsurance consultant ( fin: insurance, Cons.)insurance executive, reinsurance consultant.


Cleveland, Donald Leslie was born on July 16, 1938 in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. Son of Albert Leslie and Lucille Arlene (Fancher) Cleveland.


Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Journalism, Creighton University, 1961. Master of Arts in Political Science, University Nebraska, 1968.


Administrative assistant Clarkson Hospital, Omaha, 1965-1967. Administrative assistant Association Minnesota Counties, St. Paul, 1967-1968. Assistant director house research department Minnesota House of Representatives, St. Paul, 1968-1971.

Executive director Iowa State Association Counties, Des Moines, 1971-1980. Chairman Cleveland Research and Development Corporation, 1975-1984. Vice president domestic operations GIF Ins.Co.

Ltd., 1980-1984; chief Executive officer Multi-County Services Agency, Joint County Unemployment Compensation Fund, County Liability Indemnification Fund, Local Government Research Foundation, 1975-1980. President Westbridge Insurance Group, West Des Moines, Iowa, 1980-1988. Senior risk and insurance manager Dormitory Authority, State of New York, 1988^.

President, St. Paul Beautiful Coordinating Committee, 1970-1971. County representative Mid Continent Federal Regional Council, Kansas City, 1977-1980. Captain United States Army, 1961-1966.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: The County, 1971-1980.


President St. Paul Beautiful Coordinator Committee, 1970—1971. County representative Mid Continent Federal Regional Council, Kansas City, 1977—1980. Member of Excess Lns.

Association New York, Captive Insurance Companies Association (board directors 1984), National Association County Association Executives (secretary-treasurer 1978, Second vice president 1979-1980, 1st vice president and president 1980), National Association Counties, International Personnel Management Association, Council Foreign Relations, Academy Political Science, American Society Public Administration, American Society Association Executives.


Married Christa Anita Wahl, October 9, 1965. Children: Christopher Leslie, Stephan Donald.

Albert Leslie Cleveland

Lucille Arlene (Fancher) Cleveland

Christa Anita Wahl

Christopher Leslie Cleveland

Stephan Donald Cleveland