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Executive Director

Mark Lammon – Campus District Executive Director

Lammon’s resume includes over a dozen years of planning, administration, development and marketing experience in the nonprofit and private sectors. Lammon is leaving his position as Vice President of Business Development at Block by Block where in that capacity he was responsible for developing operational plans for downtown and urban management districts. Traveling throughout the United States, he provided districts both large and small with national best practices in areas such as hospitality and entertainment district management, social service and outreach issues, and placemaking activities.

Prior to that position, Lammon was the Director of Operations for Downtown Cleveland Alliance and supervised its Business Improvement District covering 105 blocks with over 60 employees. In addition to day to day operations, Mark was the liaison between the business community and the City of Cleveland, providing guidance and insight on infrastructure projects and safety issues.


Director of Programming and Community Engagement

Rachel Oscar – Campus District Interim Community Organizer

Rachel Oscar is the Director of Programming and Community Organizer. She has her Masters of Urban Planning and Development from Cleveland State's Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs. The previous community organizer, Kaela Geschke, has taken on a new position at Neighborhood Connections.


 Economic Opportunity Coordinator

Connor O'Brien – Campus District Economic Opportunity Coordinator

Connor O'Brien will be Campus District's new Economic Opportunity Coordinator through AmeriCorps VISTA, continuing Hire Local and Live Local collaborations. He replaces the previous VISTA, Diana Hasrouni, whose year of service will end on June 29th, 2018.

Business Development & Marketing Specialist

Jazmyn Blockson – Business Development & Marketing Specialist

Jazmyn Blockson has recently joined Campus District, Inc. as a shared employee through a collaboration with Downtown Cleveland Alliance. As the business development and marketing specialist, Jazmyn is working to identify new development opportunities for existing properties in the Campus District.


Real Estate Director

Jack Boyle– Campus District 

Jack Boyle joined the Campus District as a loaned executive from Cleveland State’s Levin College in January 2013. A long-time catalyst for change in the neighborhood, Boyle served as vice president for Business and Finance from 2003-2011, and during that time was a major influence in reorienting Cleveland State toward a residential, walkable campus by financing millions of dollars in construction and development.


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