Planning & Operations Associate
Jasmine Gipson joined Crystal City Business Improvement District as the Planning Operations Associate reporting to the Chief Operating Officer in Spring 2019. In her role, Jasmine supports the BID’s planning initiatives, operations, and brand work. Before the Crystal City BID, Jasmine worked at KaBOOM!, developing public private partnerships to give kids greater access to play. She is a graduate of Harvard College where she studied Sociology and African American Studies and was a Mellon Mays Research Fellow and STRIDE Public Service Scholar. Jasmine is motivated by a sense of responsibility to make places more equitable. Jasmine volunteers as a college prep mentor, is the branding lead for Spoons, a digital collective for millennial black women, and is a member of the Greater Washington Urban League’s Thursday Network. She resides in the Columbia Heights neighborhood of Washington, DC.