Following 18 years in banking and the financial services industry, Leo Schafer and his wife Katie purchased PR Diamond in July 2014. Leo began his career in Colorado with a national bank’s corporate and government credit card fraud division. After 10 years of honing skills at the larger banks, he spent the past 8 with Western Alliance Bank-Bank of Nevada and then Western Alliance Bank-Torrey Pines Bank as Senior Vice President, where he was responsible for the Torrey Pines Bank Los Angeles & Orange Counties Commercial & Industrial underwriting teams.
Leo attended University of Nevada Las Vegas, majoring in Chemistry. He also spent a couple of years prior to UNLV at Metro State College of Denver, a fantastic Division II university. He has been active in the non-profit world as can be seen below ranging from Boy Scouts of America to the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.