top of page

Michael O. Leavitt
A personal history and public service memoir

A Sense of Place and Purpose

Volume 1

My life. Childhood, young adulthood, marriage and children, professional life, and a detailed account of my entry into politics and public service.

Real and Right

Volume 2

Staffing decisions, the media, legislature,
politics, relationships with important constituencies and the struggle to maintain personal balance
amid intensity.

Sacred Trust.jpg

Volume 3

Eight enduring
legacy a
and the controversies surrounding them.


Also, my transition to national government service.

In Service as a Family
 A Call to National Service

Volume 4

How my service as
governor affected
my family.

Volume 5

My service in the Cabinet of George W. Bush.

Available in 2025

bottom of page