Ricardo León bio

Ricardo León

Chief Operating Officer, Cuyahoga Land Bank

Ricardo León currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer for the Cuyahoga Land Bank. In his role, Ricardo oversees the day-to-day operations for the organization, supervises the senior leadership team, and works to build and maintain relationships across the community. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Baldwin Wallace University and a Master of Science in Urban Studies with a concentration in Economic Development from the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University.

Ricardo’s career has spanned the startup, corporate, and consulting industries prior to joining the nonprofit sector. He extends his leadership and community focus outside of the office through his participation on the MetroHealth Foundation Board of Directors, Fund for Our Economic Future Board of Directors, Front Steps Housing and Services Board of Directors, Neighborhood Family Practice Board of Directors, Hebrew Free Loan Association Board of Directors, CHN Housing Capital Advisory Board, and other community-focused committees.