Leonard A. Lauder, Co-Chairman of the ADDF, is Chairman Emeritus of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products.
Mr. Lauder is extremely involved in the worlds of education, art, politics and philanthropy. He is Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Trustees of the Whitney Museum of American Art, a Charter Trustee of the University of Pennsylvania, and a Trustee of The Aspen Institute. He also served as a member of the White House Advisory Committee on Trade Policy and Negotiations under President Reagan. Included among his honors are France’s National Order of Merit and the Officier de la Légion d’Honneur, as well as a Distinguished Alumni Award from the United States Navy Supply Corps Foundation.