Ilene Lehman

Ilene Lehman

Bergenfield, NJ, US





Project Management & Interior Design Consulting, Bergenfield, NJ, US, Owner

Organizes and executes all aspects of interior design, project management and construction. Solely responsible for creating proposals, programming, planning, coordinating and administering projects.

Dec 2009 - current

Janet Duggan & Associates, New York, NY, US, Project Manager

Provided Facilities Strategic Planning, Project Management/Owner’s Representative Services to corporations, institutions and non-profit organizations. Responsible for ensuring owner’s interests, goals, and objectives were represented and achieved. Developed scope of services, master/milestone schedules with critical paths and budgets. Created task lists and responsibility matrix. Reviewed Landlord’s lease terms and negotiated Landlord’s work letter. Prepared RFP’s and solicited proposals. Analyzed proposals; prepared qualitative/quantitative analysis documents. Streamlined approval process. Prepared budgets, forecasts and committed financials utilizing JD&A’s proprietary financial reporting system. Coordinated vendors, construction and engineering documentation. Managed and monitored construction, furniture installation and office moves. Planned for and distributed communications. Assisted in new business development.

Aug 2002 - Dec 2009

Mancini Duffy, New York, NY, US, Associate/Project Manager/Sr. Designer

Team leader in group collaborative situations. Mentored, motivated, supported, and managed junior and intermediate staff members. Responsibilities included extensive client relations, coordination from conceptual planning phase through project completion. Expertise in programming, building analysis, stacking, interior planning and design development, selection of furniture, materials, and finishes; including specifying, reviewing quotes and acknowledgments and tracking furniture. Liaison between client and consultants, contractors, and special service/product providers. Monitored construction and furniture installations.

Jun 1987 - Sep 2001


New York Council Society of American Registered Architects, 1st Place

Design Award of Honor for the offices of ITG, Inc.


Areas of Specialization