ENGLEWOOD, N.J. -- Happy birthday to Englewood native Jon Leibowitz, who was chairman of the Federal Trade Commission from 2009 to 2013. He will turn 58 this Friday, June 17.
Leibowitz grew up in Englewood and graduated from Dwight Morrow High School. He got his bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin and his law degree from the New York University School of Law. His wife, Ruth Marcus, is a columnist for The Washington Post.
In addition to having been a private attorney, Leibowitz was counsel for multiple U.S. senators, as well as for multiple Senate subcommittees.