Lee D. Dodson
Class of 1956
Born: May 28, 1938 - Place: Sacramento, California.
K. Dodson and Agnes M. Erickson.
El Segundo High School
Active in Student Council, House of Representatives and Varsity Club. Lettered in Varsity Football, Basketball,
Track, and Wrestling Captain and Most Valuable Player in Football and Track; All Pioneer League First String Football
for three years, played in the First South Bay All Star Game in 1956, representative on Boys League Cabinet.
Attended University of California
at Los Angeles - played football and rugby, member Reserve Officers Training Corp, United States Army; received Bachelor of
Arts degree in Economics from UCLA in 1962.
as Captain in the United States Army Special Forces (Green Berets), served in United States Army from 1962 through 1964, worked
as sales representative in New York for Revlon Corporation, currently President and Chief Executive Officer, Ledo Financial
Corporation (mortgage brokerage services), San Diego County Chairman of the UCLA Chancellor's Association, Regional Chair
of the Annual and Sustaining Gifts Committee - UCLA. Trustee of the UCLA Foundation, sponsor of the Annual Ledo Charity
Golf Benefit, Athletic and education groups in North San Diego County.
"Inspiration is usually germinated in high school, whether artistic, academic,
athletic or social. The Staff at El Segundo High School has been and will continue to be helpful and give guidance to
all students when that special light goes on. It happened to me.”