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Ned Lawrence Siegel

Ned Lawrence Siegel, American former ambassador, real estate developer. Named Builder of the Year, New Jersey Shore Builders Association, 1986.


  • Siegel, Ned Lawrence was born on September 26, 1951 in Newark. Son of Howard and Esther (Facher) Siegel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Connecticut, 1973. Juris Doctor, Dickinson School Law, 1976.


    • Law clerk to Honorary Mitchell F. Cohen United States District Court New Jersey, Camden, New Jersey, 1976-1977. Associate Kimmelman, Wolff & Samson, Roseland, 1977-1978. Vice president Howard Siegel Companies, Manalapan, 1978-1980.

      President The Weingarten-Siegel Group, 1980-1988, Weingarten Siegel Group of Florida, Inc., Boca Raton, Florida, 1985-1991, Weingarten, Siegel, Fletcher Group, La Mesa, California, 1985-1991, The Siegel Schoor Organization Florida, Inc., Boca Raton, 1991-1998, Siegel Group, Studio City, California. United States ambassador to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas United States Department State, Nassau, 2007—2009. President Société Générale de Surveillance Communities Inc., Manalapan, New Jersey, Boca Raton, since 1992 (executive committee Republican Jewish Coalition, since 1995, steering committee), NLS Communities, Inc., since 1996.

      Director Marietta Corporation, 1996, Blue Lake Ltd., since 1997, Miami One Center, L.P., since 1998. Chairman The Siegel Group, since 1997, Siegel-Moskin Realty Group, since 1998. Board directors Palm Beach International Film Festival, Marietta Corporation, Cenetec LLC, Overseas Private Investment Corporation.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Judaism


    Board governors Solomon Schechter School, West Orange, New Jersey, 1986-1988. Member advisory board Pine Crest School at Boca Raton, 1989-1993. Board trustees Saint Andrew's School.

    Member task force City of Boca Raton Affordable Housing, since 1995. Founding member Treve Brogan Educational Institute. Co-chairman Palm Beach County Governor George W. Bush Presidential Exploratory committee, Palm Beach County Jeb Bush for Governor Campaign, 1998, Palm Beach County Phil Gray for President, 1996.

    Member National Association Homebuilders, Gold Coast Builder's Association, Florida Homebuilder's Association, International Council Shopping Centers, Foundation Florida's Future (chairmanship advisory board), Economic Council Palm Beach County, The Beacon Council (Miami chapter), Republican Eagles, Republican Party of Florida, New Jersey Builders Association, New Jersey Shore Builders Association (vice president 1986-1988), Urban Land Institute, New Jersey Bar Association, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce, Phi Beta Kappa.



    Tennis, sailing.


    • Married Stephanie Moak, August 7, 1976. Children: Justin, Joshua, Jillian.
    • father: Howard Siegel
    • mother: Esther (Facher) Siegel
    • spouse: Stephanie Moak
    • children: Justin Siegel
    • Joshua Siegel
    • Jillian Siegel
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    Born September 26, 1951
    (age 65)
    • 1973
      University Connecticut
    • 1976
      Dickinson School Law
    • 1976 - 1977
      Law clerk, to Honorary Mitchell F. Cohen United States District Court New Jersey
      Camden, United Kingdom
    • 1977 - 1978
      associate, Kimmelman
      Roseland, New Jersey, United States
    • 1978 - 1980
      vice president, Howard Siegel Companies
    • 1980 - 1988
      president, The Weingarten-Siegel Group
    • 1985 - 1991
      president, The Weingarten-Siegel Group
      Boca Raton, Florida, United States
    • 1985 - 1991
      president, The Weingarten-Siegel Group
      Weingarten, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
    • 1991 - 1998
      president, The Weingarten-Siegel Group
      Boca Raton, Florida, United States
    • 2007 - 2009
      United States ambassador, to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas United States Department State
      Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas
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