Kanika AyersProperty Manager | Seafood Loving Sports Mom | Indy Native
Kanika joined The Landmark Companies in 2019 with over 7 years in property management and her favorite thing about The Block is our incredible location and stunning historic architecture. A native Hoosier, she loves sports as all of her 3 children (and arguably her miniature pincher) are athlete’s with two playing a college sports. Since she loves to travel and spend time with her family, you will find her in the stands at a basketball, football or volleyball game in her free time!
Elieth (Ely) OteroLeasing Consultant |Florida Transplant | Dancing Queen
Ely relocated from Miami, Florida to Indiana in 2018. She began with The Block as a Concierge and part time leasing agent and was recently promoted to working full time help people find the perfect apartment home! Ely was an Accounting major and enjoys dancing, comedy and community outreach.
Dan RossDirector of Operations | Browns Season Ticket Holder (for now) | Avid Hiker
Dan Ross has been in the property management business for more than 30 years and has been The Director of Operations for The Landmark Companies since 2005. He is passionate about the transformation of Cleveland and Indianapolis’ urban residential neighborhoods. Dan is active in the community and the current President Elect of the North Ohio Apartment Association (2017). Dan enjoys interacting with all our residents and “relishes in the uniqueness of every living space we have to offer”. He is an avid Cleveland sports fan and still holds The Browns season tickets, because he knows that the year he gives them up will be the year they win it all!! Dan turns to nature on the weekends and hikes 10-15 miles through the local northeast Ohio Metro Parks.
Melvin MartinezMaintenance Technician | Grill Master | Car Enthusiast
Melvin Martinez has over 13 years as a maintenance professional with a practical mind and attention to detail. He joined The Landmark Companies in 2016, transferring to The Block in 2018 from Cleveland, OH. A father of four (two boys, two girls) Martinez enjoys bike riding with the kids, detailing his car, and outdoor grilling!
Kelly BaldwinVice President
Kelly joined The Landmark Companies in 2015 and oversees an eclectic menu including Human Resources, Short Term Rentals and Common Area Design. She holds an M.B.A. from Case Western Reserve University, sits on the board of Project RACE, and is a member of Urban Land Institute. Kelly’s passion for community service has earned her several awards including the HOPE worldwide Outstanding Service Award and the American Red Cross Pilot Project Award. As an active mom, Kelly spends way too much time hauling sweaty teenage boys to and from football, basketball or lacrosse. Also, as the wife of a Cleveland Browns alum from the days when they were good, she refuses to EVER give up hope!
Michael CarneyVice President | Proud Wildcat and Buckeye
Michael started with The Landmark Companies in 2002. He’s responsible for sourcing new acquisitions and the management of current Landmark assets. He proudly serves on the Board of Directors for the Downtown Cleveland Improvement Corporation and the Historic Warehouse District Development Corporation. Mike is considered an urban pioneer and is one of Downtown Cleveland’s loudest cheerleaders.
Mike’s an active donor to the Playhouse Square Foundation where enjoys taking in a variety of live shows. He holds a BS in Criminal Justice from Loyola University of Chicago.