| Leland Prussia |
|Born||13 Feb 1929|
San Jose, California
|Died||November 13, 2011 (Age 82)|
|Alma mater||Stanford University|
Chairman of Bank of America
He was Bank of America's Chief Financial Officer from 1974 to 1979 and 1984 to 1986; from 1979 to 1981 he was Chief Executive Officer of the World Banking Division. He was also a director of Hughes Aircraft, Hughes Electronics, Nippon Credit Trust Company and the Crowley Maritime Corporation.
A lifelong Democrat, he worked hard on behalf of many causes that he believed in. He was the first chairman of the California board of directors of The Nature Conservancy and a governor of its national organization; a director of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget in Washington, DC; a trustee of the Neighborhood Housing Services of America Foundation; a director of the Santa Fe Institute; and a director of the Saint Francis Foundation of the St. Francis Memorial Hospital of San Francisco.
For 54 years he was married to the late Vivian Blom Prussia.
Event Participated in
|Bilderberg/1985||10 May 1985||12 May 1985||New York|
Arrowwood of Westchester
|The 33rd Bilderberg, held in Canada|