Leslie Hurtig

Vice Dean for Administration


As the Associate Dean for Administration, Leslie oversees day-to-day operations at the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design, including admissions, computing, communications, faculty affairs, student affairs, the Registrar, and the Fabrication Lab. As the Dean’s Chief of Staff, Leslie also works closely with the Dean and members of the faculty and staff to chart the School’s strategic direction and implement inter-departmental and cross-school initiatives. Prior to joining the Weitzman School, Leslie served as Managing Director for Behavioral Health Services at Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC), one of the largest nonprofit health and social services organizations in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Leslie is a graduate cum laude of the University of Pennsylvania, and she holds a Master of Public Administration from New York University's Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.