MVT CID Names Jerome Raymond as Real Estate and Planning Manager

Monday August 11, 2014

The Mount Vernon Triangle Community Improvement District (MVT CID) has named Jerome Raymond Real Estate and Planning Manager for the MVT CID. Jerome will work with the MVT CID team, tracking and analyzing development projects and retail opportunities, planning for transportation improvements and public realm activation, preparing and monitoring the collection of CID taxes, conducting research, writing grant applications, and other tasks. Jerome is currently working towards his Master of Real Estate degree at Georgetown University and has been interning with the MVT CID this past winter and spring. 


MVT CID President, Claire Schaefer Oleksiak, commented, “Jerome has impressed us all with his inquisitive approach, strong work ethic and genuine passion for working with the MVT CID and its stakeholders.”


Jerome has a background in urban planning and economic development, interning in prior years for local real estate developer, Akridge, where he conducted acquisitions and market research for employment, demographic and development trends, and consulting to the City of Montreal, Canada on urban planning and development for a 2 km commercial avenue. Jerome is a member of NAIOP MD/DC’s Developing Leaders and Mentorship Program, ULI’s Young Leaders and Mentorship Program and is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).

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.