Leon is the host of the “Chicago Morning Takeover” from 6AM – 10AM on WGCI-FM. He began his career as a stand-up comedian in the mid-1990s. Also known as “The Destined Legend,” Leon is a comedian who has toured the country and abroad. He has been featured on several popular comedy shows, including: Showtime at the Apollo (4week winner), BET’s Comic View, BET’s One Mic Stand, P. Diddy’s Bad Boys of Comedy, Jamie Foxx’s Laffapalooza, Cedric the Entertainer’s Starting Lineup, and Bill Bellamy’s Who’s Got Jokes. In 2008, Leon was selected as a spokesperson for the EA Sports video game, Madden NFL 2009. His sports fervor was also heard on the airwaves back in 2005 during his two-year stint as co-host of the sports talk radio show, “Sports Unplugged,” with ESPN writer Scoop Jackson and college basketball analyst Steve Bardo. Leon is a steadfast mentor in the city of Chicago speaking to numerous students, adults, and organizations and is firmly entrenched in his community.