Yasmin Cornelius is the Senior Vice President of Community Affairs at L+M Development Partners and C+C Apartment Management where she is responsible for leading, planning and executing the community relations program. In addition, Yasmin oversees and coordinates engagement with stakeholders in all L+M/C+C communities. By working with community leaders and government officials on behalf of L+M/C+C, she facilitates job creation, support for local non-profits and the creation of needs-based programs for the community. Yasmin’s team were critical in supporting L+M and C+C residents during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic and have facilitated the delivery of more than 300,000 meals since March 2020.
Yasmin has over 25 years of experience in the private and public sector and has worked for the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), New York State Senator Majority Conference, Manhattan Borough President’s Office and was District Manager of Community Board 10M. In 2016, she was elected New York State Committee member for the 70th Assembly District. Her current affiliations include the African American Day Parade Committee, Osborne Association, Friends of Brownsville Parks and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. New York Alumnae Chapter. Yasmin holds a BA in psychology from The City College of New York.