WISH Adds Director of Sales
“We are excited to welcome Jean-Marie to WISH. Jean-Marie and her team are ready to build and expand upon WISH relationships. Please reach out to Jean-Marie at any time to develop a housing plan for your Washington, D.C. Interns. ”
– Jacqueline Lewis, Founder and Managing Member
WISH is pleased to announce that Jean-Marie Leonard has joined the WISH team as its Director of Sales. Ms. Leonard comes to WISH after leading commercial real estate teams and transactions, developing and building client relationships, and leading internship programs for a commercial real estate firm over the course of the past twelve years. Ms. Leonard received her BA from University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and her MBA from Strayer University.
Ms. Leonard leads the WISH sales and marketing team to partner with colleges and universities, as well as organizations to ensure that their interns and faculty have the best possible experience while in Washington, D.C. WISH has been housing interns, faculty, and organizations in Washington, D.C. for over 20 years. WISH guests may choose to live in one of two areas both of which are Metro accessible to access all parts of the city. The Historic Capitol Hill District locations are within walking distance to Congress and the Supreme Court, Federal Buildings, the Smithsonian, and National Mall. The Woodley Park area is near the National Zoo, Rock Creek Park, Embassy Row, the Adams Morgan and Dupont Circle areas.
Interns are WISH’s specialty. WISH works with colleges and universities to provide Intern housing for individuals or groups, small and large, for the terms needed whether it be fall, spring, summer or all year. Faculty housing, classrooms, conference rooms, and reception room are all available for WISH residents’ needs. In addition, WISH hosts social and networking events to promote professional development.