Donald Leap BA ’70


Donald Leap BA ’70, September 16, 2021, age 72. Leap was an accomplished speaker and worked election night radio broadcasts in 1966 and 1968 while at Lewis & Clark. He was an early adopter of a portable, battery-powered reel-to-reel recorder for interviews. Leap’s career took him into sales, eventually as a representative for German companies. Later, he worked as an advocate for improvement of rail transportation in the Pacific Northwest. Survivors include his wife, Teresa.