Marilyn Jones Leonard

Profile Updated: September 23, 2014
Residing In: San Jose, CA USA
Occupation: Health Insurance Broker
Spouse/Partner: David - deceased
Children: Melissa Eckmann born 1979, David Eckmann born 1982, and 15 exchange students I hosted that became like More…my own
Yes! Attending Reunion
What States have you've lived in other than IL?

Oklahoma, Maryland, California

Other Occupation/s:

Area Rep for ASSE International Student Exchange Program

Where do you work now?

self - San Jose, CA

Where have you worked and/or retired from?


Have you ever been Self-Employed?


If Yes. What is/was the name of your company? What is/was your title? Where is/was it located? Nature of Business.

BeaconRidge Health Insurance Services, Inc., President, San Jose, CA Health insurance and related products

Marriage Date


Did you marry your High School Sweetheart?


Have you been married more than once?


If Yes, how many times and to Whom?

Allan Eckmann, divorced David Leonard, deceased

Grand Children:

First one due momentarily!


Dog - Linus - rescue - part Golden Retriever, part Spaniel, part ??, age 7

Your High School Story:

I attended Wm. H. Byford Elementary. Moved to Oak Park for 9th grade and graduated from OP-RF HS, but most of my Byford classmates went to Austin.

What Elementary School did you attend?

Wm. H. Byford, Chicago

Did you go to College?


If Yes, Where and When?

University of Illinois, Champaign

Level of Education

Some College

Did you go to a Technical School?


What have you been up to since you graduated from High School?

Married twice, raising children, hosting exchange students, running a health insurance business, traveling

Have you ever been on TV?

Once, on the news.