Leonard W. “Len” Levine had a 20-year career in government. In the Administration of Governor Rudy Perpich he was the Commissioner (Secretary) of the Minnesota Department of Transportation and Commissioner (Secretary) of the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Prior to his eight years on the Governor’s Cabinet, Len was elected seven times (six of which were city-wide) to the Saint Paul City Council (Vice President), served nine years on the Metropolitan Airports Commission (Vice Chairman), and nine years on the Metropolitan Transit Commission (Chairman). He was a finalist for Secretary of Transportation in the first Clinton Administration.
Since leaving government, Commissioner Levine has been the President of Leonard W. Levine & Associates, Inc., a national consulting firm that represents the private sector in its dealings with government and activity related to business.