Wayne Lee Berman

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Person.png Wayne Lee Berman   NNDB SourcewatchRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
(businessman, deep state functionary)
Wayne Berman 2003 (cropped).jpg
NationalityUnited States
SpouseLea Berman
Member ofCouncil on Foreign Relations/Members, Le Cercle
US Businessman with deep political connections.

Wayne Lee Berman is an American businessman and lobbyist. He currently works for the Blackstone Group.[1] He was formerly the chairman of Ogilvy Government Relations, a division of Ogilvy & Mather.[2] Berman has been termed a key figure in Republican political advocacy who served as a senior advisor on the 2000 and 2004 Bush-Cheney campaigns.


He was a trustee of the Library of Congress in the 1990s.[3]


Berman is married to Lea Berman, who was the Social Secretary and Special Assistant to the President under George W. Bush and prior to that, served as Chief of Staff for Dick Cheney's wife, Lynne Cheney.[4]

Deep political Connections

Berman was a close friend of John McCain and a supporter during his 2008 presidential campaign.[5] Berman was named as an attendee of Le Cercle by Adrian Hanni.[3]


  1. http://thehill.com/business-a-lobbying/lobbying-hires/234045-prominent-gop-lobbyist-leaves-ogilvy-for-private-equity-firm Berman to Blackstone
  2. Ogilvy Biography: Wayne L. Berman
  3. a b https://isgp-studies.com/Le_Cercle_membership_list
  4. LittleSis profile: Lea Berman
  5. Heilemann, John; Halperin, Mark (January 11, 2010). "Seconds in Command". Game Change. HarperCollins. pp. 414–415. ISBN 978-0-06-196620-0.