Senior Vice President of Development
Blair is Senior Vice President of Development at Landmark, where his responsibilities include sourcing new development opportunities and managing them from their initial identification until stabilization. He is a veteran of the student housing industry, where he has spent 16 of the last 18 years in a variety of roles in development, asset management, and property management. During his tenure with Landmark, he has been involved in many of the company’s development pursuits, including The Standard at Athens, The Retreat at Corvallis, StoneFire at Berkeley, The Standard at Charlottesville, The Standard at Raleigh, The Retreat at Harrisonburg, and The Standard at Knoxville, among others. In addition to his development responsibilities, Blair works with Landmark’s debt and equity providers to structure capital for the company’s projects.
In the past, Blair has also served as Vice President of Development for Public Storage, the largest owner of self-storage facilities in the world and Director of Development for a student housing development company in Charlotte, NC. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he earned a BA in Political Science. He lives in Marietta, Georgia with his wife, Michele, and their children Lily and Teddy. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, supporting his kids’ extra-curricular activities, and following politics.