One of Washington, D.C.'s oldest real estate investment, ownership, management and development organizations. For more than 80 years, the firm has demonstrated a virtually unparalleled track record of diversified business success.

Stuart Bernstein


For over 50 years, Stuart Bernstein has been a recognized leader in real estate development and investment in the Mid-Atlantic region, with the focus of his business efforts centered in the Washington, DC area.  In 2001, he was appointed by President George W. Bush to represent the United States as Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark where he served with distinction until January, 2005. 

A graduate of American University, Stuart was a member of the Board of Trustees of that institution for twenty years.  In 1991, President George H.W. Bush appointed Stuart as a Commissioner of the International Cultural and Trade Center.  The following year, in recognition of his achievements, President George H. W. Bush appointed him as a Trustee of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. He also served as a member of the National Finance Committee for the G.W. Bush Presidential Center which opened in Dallas on April 2013.

Currently, Stuart serves on the Board of Trustees of the Council of American Ambassadors, he is a member of the Council of the Woodrow Wilson Center, a member of the International Council of CSIS, a Society of Fellows member of the Aspen Institute and on the Board of the US Diplomacy Center Foundation.