Senior Staff



Select projects Leslie has worked on at HLZA include:

  • Colony Club
  • 108 Leonard Street (346 Broadway)
  • 300 East 23rd Street
  • Walker Tower (212 West 18th Street)
  • Fieldson Gardens Apartments (525 West 238th Street)
  • 785 Park Avenue
  • 200 Central Park South
Leslie Berman, LEED AP®
Senior Project Manager

Leslie has more than 27 years of experience in interior design, historic preservation, and exterior restoration. As a Senior Project Manager, she excels in team leadership and client relationships, managing projects from inception through construction administration. She is well-versed in materials conservation, having been involved in projects for New York City Landmark buildings, National Historic Landmarks, and projects listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Leslie is involved on the exterior restoration of 108 Leonard Street (346 Broadway), the former New York Life Insurance building, a national landmark designed by McKim Mead & White. The building houses one of the last remaining hand-wound clocks in the Western Hemisphere and contains elements of Tuckahoe marble, terra cotta, brick, cast-iron, and bronze. Leslie also worked on the Inter-Continental Mark Hopkins Hotel in San Francisco and the Colony Club, Union League Club, and Museum of the City of New York.

Leslie earned a Master of Science in Historic Preservation at the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design at Michigan State University. She is also a member of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC).