Ron Leonard is a business executive and a retired business development
officer for a major NY bank. An NYU graduate, Ron has taught at the
American Institute of Banking, served as president of his local Chamber
of Commerce and his local library board. His real passions, however,
have always been acting, writing, poetry and song writing. He has done
work in community theater, produced and co-hosted a local radio
program, and written a number of songs but this is his first book to be
A resident of Tarrytown, NY,
Niskayuna, NY, and Lake Luzerne, NY, Leonard has five children and four
other grandchildren. He says that the responsibilities of parenthood
and his busy career as a bank executive left him insufficient time to
fully enjoy his children when they were growing up. “But grandchildren
present a second chance to witness the miracle of childhood,” he says.
Caroline, his youngest granddaughter, opened the ‘door’ to childhood
for him, and he wants the book “Caroline, Caroline, What Are You
Thinking?” to open the door to childhood for everyone who reads it.