John Leeper AR’85 is the president of the Cooper Union Alumni Association. He has previously served as CUAA Secretary/Treasurer and on the Editorial and John Q. Hejduk Award committees. He co-chaired the 2006 Founder’s Day Dinner Dance and was the 2012 Alumnus of the year. John is married to Gilly Youner A’82. Mary Lynch ChE'82 recently spoke with him about some of his achievements and his many connections to Cooper.