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auction company executive

Leslie Susan Hindman, American auction company executive. Board member Children's Memorial Hospital, The Goodman Theatre, Chicago Public Library. Foundation, The Arts Club Chicago; Member Committee of 200, International Women's Forum, Young Pres's. Organization, Arts Club Chicago Clubs: Women's Athletic (Chicago) (board directors since 1988).

Background

Hindman, Leslie Susan was born on December 1, 1954 in Hinsdale, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Don J. and Patricia (de Forest) Hindman.

Education

Student, Pine Manor College, 1972-1974;student, University Paris, 1974-1975;student, Indiana U., 1975-1976.

Career

Manager Sotheby Parke Bernet, Chicago, 1978—1982. President Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, 1982—1997, Salvage One Architectural Artifacts, Chicago, 1986—2002. Former co-owner Chicago Antiques Center.

President Sotheby's, 1997—1999. Chairman Leslie Hindman Enterprises, since 1999. Founder, president Eppraisals.com, 1999—2001, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, since 2003, AntiquesChicago, since 2003.

Board member Bachelor of Medicine Finance Bank.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Host HGTV's At the Auction and The Appraisal Fair, 1995—2003. Author: Adventures at the Auction, 2001. Columnist: What's It Worth?, 1999—2003.

Membership

Board member Children's Memorial Hospital, The Goodman Theatre, Chicago Public Library. Foundation, The Arts Club Chicago. Member Committee of 200, International Women's Forum, Young Pres's.

Organization, Arts Club Chicago Clubs: Women's Athletic (Chicago) (board directors since 1988).

Connections

father:
Don J. Hindman

mother:
Patricia (de Forest) Hindman