President – WTC Properties
As President of World Trade Center Properties LLC since 2003, John (“Janno”) Lieber has been responsible for managing all aspects of the Silverstein organization’s efforts to rebuild at the World Trade Center site including planning, design and construction issues; business, financing and legal matters; and public affairs, government and community relations.
Mr. Lieber previously served as Senior Vice President of the Lawrence Ruben Company and as an independent consultant specializing in public-private development issues. During the Clinton Administration, Mr. Lieber worked at the U.S. Department of Transportation, finishing as Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Lieber practiced law and served in the office of New York City Mayor Ed Koch and on the staff of The New Republic magazine.