Leslie Scherrer

Leslie ScherrerEXPERIENCE

Leslie’s career in real estate development began in Madison, WI where she worked for renowned development firms and continues at The Peter Scherrer Group. Some highlights include:

  • Development in Wisconsin and Illinois for retail, office, industrial, multifamily, single family, hospitality, and mixed-use development projects.
  • Portfolio acquisitions and dispositions.
  • Investment management for office, retail, and industrial portfolio exceeding $350 Million in value.
  • Debt and equity origination in excess of $380 million.
  • Extensive experience in feasibility and investment analysis.
  • Management of private/public partnerships.
  • Utilization of Tax Incremental Financing, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, Section 42 Affordable Housing Tax Credits, IRC 1031 exchange, and other creative financing tools.


  • Gateway Technical College Board of Trustees
  • NAIOP Wisconsin Chapter – Board Member and Co-Chair Programs Committee
  • Geneva Lake Conservancy
  • Walworth County Economic Development Alliance
  • Burlington Chocolate Fest – Committee Member
  • University of Wisconsin Real Estate Alumni Association