Dr. Herrmann is Executive Director of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Formerly an assistant professor of Russian literature, she has been an administrator for various not-for-profit organizations in New York City, including Asphalt Green and the Municipal Art Society. She serves on the boards of the National Council for History Education and of Common-place, the electronic journal of early American history co-sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Institute and the American Antiquarian Society. Dr. Herrmann resides in New York City.
Lesley Herrmann, Ph.D.
NMAH Board Alumnus; Executive Director, The Gilder Lehrman Institute