Leon Johnson Joins MVT CID as Director of Operations

Monday February 3, 2014

Washington, DC – The Mount Vernon Triangle Community Improvement District (MVT CID) is pleased to welcome Leon Johnson as Director of Operations, where he takes an active role in achieving the MVT CID’s goals and objectives.

MVT CID President, Claire Schaefer Oleksiak, commented, “Leon is a proven manager of clean team crews and job training programs. He is a welcome addition to the Mount Vernon Triangle CID team. He has a focus on detail and a passion for customer service which defines his work.

I have had the opportunity to see first-hand his ability to create positive and effective working relationships with stakeholders, residents, retailers, MPD, and DC government agencies. I believe he is an asset to the Mount Vernon Triangle community and look forward to introducing him in the coming weeks.”

For the past five years, Johnson played a leading role in the operations and safety of the Capitol Riverfront Business Improvement District. He was initially the manager of the Clean and Safe team crew through a contract with Service Group, Inc., and then was promoted to Director of Parks and Public Realm, with responsibility for the overall maintenance and security of Yards Park. Prior to his work at Capitol Riverfront, Johnson served as Regional Operations Manager for Metropolitan Health Services and with Verizon Wireless as Manager of Operations for their Clinton, MD retail store and as a Verizon Wireless Customer Service supervisor. Johnson also holds his residential real estate license with Coldwell Banker House Hold Realty.

About The Mount Vernon Triangle Community Improvement District
The Mount Vernon Triangle Community Improvement District is a private, nonprofit organization established to enhance the overall quality of life for residents, visitors, employees and property owners in the Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood in Downtown DC. Celebrating its 10th Anniversary in 2014, the Mount Vernon Triangle CID is considered to be one of Washington DC’s best examples of a mixed-use community. The Mount Vernon Triangle is at the heart of the City—both geographically and culturally. Its boundaries include 17 blocks within the East End of downtown Washington, D.C., bordered by Seventh Street to the west, Massachusetts Avenue to the south, New York Avenue to the north and New Jersey Avenue to the east. The Mount Vernon Triangle is a welcoming, authentic, and centered neighborhood that mirrors the City’s unique mix of historic and modern buildings, longtime and new residents, and diverse cultures, restaurants, and experiences. For more information, we invite you to explore our website at or follow us on Facebook at or Twitter @MVTCID.