President, Water & Protection
Leland joined DuPont in 2003 as an engineer and subsequently held leadership positions with increasing responsibility spanning manufacturing, strategy, marketing and sales, and finance across multiple businesses.
Prior to being named to his current role, Leland served as Vice President of Investor Relations where he played a principal role engaging with the investment community on DuPont’s growth strategy and transformation to a premier multi-industrial company.
Leland serves on the Board of Directors for the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) whose purpose is to increase the representation of underrepresented minority groups in the fields of engineering and technology.
Leland earned a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering from the University of Alabama and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.