Senior Vice President of Development
Blair 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. Notably, his prior experience includes four years (2012-2016) as a Vice President of Development at Landmark when he was 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 Retreat at Harrisonburg, and The Standard at Knoxville, among others. For the past two years, Blair led the east coast development operation of Public Storage, the world’s largest self-storage owner and the United States’ 4th largest REIT. He is excited to be returning to the student housing industry with Landmark and is looking forward to working with the many professionals at the company.
Blair is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he earned a BA in Political Science. He lives in Marietta with his wife, Michele, and their children Lily (8) and Teddy (4). In his free time, he enjoys traveling, supporting his kids’ extra-curricular activities, and following politics.