10 Apr Press Release: New Leadership & Officer Positions for 2018
For immediate release.
The League of Extraordinary Coworking Spaces (LExC) appoints new leadership and officer positions.
LExC has announced the appointment of Mara Hauser as their new President, Meagan Schoenrock as Vice President, Nick Clark as Treasurer, Jerome Chang as Secretary, Neil Carlson as Lead Membership Coordinator, Jamie Russo & Brad Krauskopf as Membership Coordinators, and Jeff Joerling for Sponsorship.
Worldwide – January 1, 2018 – Mara Hauser, Founder and CEO of 25N Coworking, will succeed Nick Clark of Common Desk as President of LExC. She has assumed responsibilities effective January 1 of this year, and Mr. Clark will assume the role of Secretary.
Mara Hauser operates two coworking spaces in the Chicago area and another in Frisco, TX. Educated as an Interior Designer, Mara has over 30 years of experience in workplace strategy and design, and her sought-after expertise has landed her key roles nationally and internationally: in addition to the LExC Presidency, she serves on the Board of Directors for GWA (Global Workspace Association) and frequently accepts local and national speaking engagements including lead speaker and panel member roles at GCUC (the Global Coworking Unconference Conference) and NAIOP’s Office Evolution Conference (Commercial Real Estate Development Association).
Mara Hauser on her appointment:
“I am honored to accept this important leadership position in an organization that aligns with my vision of the future of coworking. Leading a global network as it draws in the best coworking spaces around the world is a role that I don’t take lightly—and I’m excited to commit to the growth and expansion of LExC’s influence around the world.”
“Most of all, I’m excited to build on our already-strong peer collaboration network of members who openly and candidly share experiences and advice about operating and growing a coworking brand. It’s a provocative group-think benefit that is one of the major draws for new membership, and I am ready to explore new ways to take advantage of this wealth of knowledge.”
In addition to Mara’s new role, the following officer positions have also been newly-filled:
• Meagan Schoenrock of 25N Coworking, Vice President and Marketing Coordinator
• Nick Clark of Common Desk, Treasurer
• Jerome Chang of BLANKSPACES, Secretary
• Neil Carlson of Brooklyn Creative League, Lead Membership Coordinator and East Coast U.S. Membership Coordinator
• Brad Krauskopf of Hub Australia, Asia/Pacific Membership Coordinator
• Jeff Joerling of Formativ, Sponsorship
LExC is an exclusive network of coworking spaces with common quality standards including space design, amenities, and community management. Membership is application-based and offers reciprocal coworking day passes for all clients of member spaces, as well as peer-leadership resources/discussions for issues involving operations, community culture, marketing, and more. To date, the LExC network includes over 90 coworking space locations around the world.