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Leon Ferber Thorpe

real estate investment company executive

Leon Ferber Thorpe, American Real estate investment company executive. Member of committee university resources Harvard University, Cambridge, 1983-1985; board directors Chatham College, Pittsburgh, 1985-1988, investment committee United Jewish Federation Western Pennsylvania, since 1992; member visiting committee College of Harvard University, 1987-1992. Member National Parking Association (board directors 1978-1982, 91-92).

Background

Thorpe, Leon Ferber was born on May 29, 1940 in Pittsburgh. Son of Benjamin and Freda (Ferber) Thorpe.

Education

Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts). Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Vice president, B. Thorpe & Company, Pittsburgh, 1966-1969;president, Leon Thorpe Realty Company, Pittsburgh, since 1969;president, Thor Parking Corporation, Pittsburgh, since 1992.

Membership

Member of committee university resources Harvard University, Cambridge, 1983-1985. Board directors Chatham College, Pittsburgh, 1985-1988, investment committee United Jewish Federation Western Pennsylvania, since 1992. Member visiting committee College of Harvard University, 1987-1992.

Member National Parking Association (board directors 1978-1982, 91-92).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: exercise, travel, piano, reading.

Connections

Married Suzanne Rosenthal (divorced 1972). Children: Joshua Ferber, David Lewis. Married Robin C. Thorpe, 1995.

father:
Benjamin Thorpe

mother:
Freda (Ferber) Thorpe

spouses:
Suzanne Rosenthal

Robin C. Thorpe

children:
Joshua Ferber Thorpe

David Lewis Thorpe