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Insurance executive , insurance consultant

Leonard Herman Rosenberg, American insurance company executive. Recipient William P. White award, 1967, Outstanding Alumni award, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1967, Tau Delta Phi, 1967, Tau Delta Phi Foundation.


Rosenberg, Leonard Herman was born on December 1, 1912 in Baltimore. Son of Henry I. and Laura (Hollander) Rosenberg.


Bachelor of Science, Carnegie Institute Technology, 1934. Graduated from Command and General staff schedul.


Agency, Baltimore, 1935-1982, successively salesman, underwriter, general manager, vice president finance, 1948-1982. District manager Reliance Life Insurance Company, Pittsburgh, 1935-1939. State agent Columbus Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1939-1955.

Founder, president Chesapeake Life Insurance Company, Baltimore, 1956-1973, Chairman of the Board, 1973-1982. Vice president Chesapeake Investment Corporation, 1963-1968, president, 1968-1974. President Preferred Equity Insurance Company Denver, 1968-1970, Chairman of the Board, 1970-1971.

Vice president Chesapeake Fund, 1963-1968, president, 1968-1974. Director John L. Deaton Medical Nursing Center, Inc., 1968-1979, Charles Light Parking, Inc., 1968-1979, Bayshore Industries, Inc. (Maryland.), 1949-1961.

Director, member Executive Committee, chairman finance committee National City Bank Maryland., 1967-1970. Now international management and marketing consultant to life insurance industry. Instructor mathematics, physics Night School, Baltimore City College, 1935-1939.

Instructor civilian pilot training program Johns Hopkins University, 1939-1942. Commissioner, Maryland. Traffic Safety Commission, 1957-1967.

Member Governor's Commission to Revise Maryland. Insurance Laws, 1960. Commissioner Maryland.

Public Broadcasting Commission, 1967-1971, chairman, 1971-1987. Member curricula committee Baltimore Junior College, 1966-1977. Member President Johnson's Special Advisory Council for Vocational Education, 1967-1968, President's Federal Financial Aid to Higher Education Committee, 1969-1970.

Pres.Balt. Community Concert Association, 1955-1956. Chairman Baltimore Advisory Council on Vocational Education, 1970-1980. Member Maryland. Advisory Council on Vocational Education, 1970-1974.

Member National Advisory Commision on Flammable Fabrics, 1970-1973. Member Maryland.Commn. to Study Structure and Governance of Education, 1972-1973, chairman, 1973-1976. Assistant secretary, director Maryland.

Life & Health Insurance Guaranty Association, 1972-1983. Director National Associate Life Companies, 1965-1984, president, 1968-1970.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member Revise Maryland Insurance Laws, 1960, Maryland Advisory Council Vocational Education, 1970—1974, National Advisory Commission Flammable Fabrics, 1970—1973, Maryland Commission Study Structure and Governance Education, 1972—1973, chairman, 1973—1976. Member steering committee National Institute Career Education, 1976—1977. Member of National Association Life Companies (president 1968-1970), Institute Navigation, Institute Aeronautical Science.


Married Edna Mazer, November 20, 1936. Children: Theodore M., Victor L., Laurie H., Leonard H. With Strasco Insurance.

Henry I. Rosenberg

Laura (Hollander) Rosenberg

Edna Mazer

Leonard H. With Strasco Ins Rosenberg

Victor L. Rosenberg

Theodore M. Rosenberg

Laurie H. Rosenberg