Leslie Ackerman is an American actress from New Jersey. She is well known to Star Trek fans for her role as the waitress in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 1996 episode "Trials and Tribble-ations". Early in her career, Ackerman starred in the short-lived 1980 series Skag. She has guest starred in many television shows, such as Barnaby Jones, The Streets of San Francisco, All in the Family, Welcome Back, Kotter, The Incredible Hulk, Quincy, CHiPs, Cagney & Lacey, Simon & Simon, Moonlighting and Baywatch. In 2000, she wrote, produced and starred in the movie What's Eating You?