Campus Executive Leadership


Hal Gould, Chairman

As Chairman of the Board, Mr. Gould adds over 35 years of business experience, primarily in senior leadership roles, and works with the senior executive team on strategy initiation and execution. Mr. Gould’s insight and recommendations on a number of strategic decisions have proven to be a tremendous asset as the Company continues to grow. Mr. Gould also serves as the President of Ivest Properties.


Ray C. Stanton, President

As President, Mr. Stanton brings over 25 years of experience in the student housing arena. His firm, London Property Corp, is one of the largest owners of student housing assets in the Country, and his reputation in this niche market is respected in the industry. Mr. Stanton is consulted on all major projects and initiatives, and his leadership and experience has been a valuable resource as the company continues to enjoy tremendous growth.


Brian Freeman, Senior Vice President, Strategy & Development

As Senior Vice President, Mr. Freeman is responsible for identifying new business opportunities and mapping strategies designed to support new business development. In addition, Mr. Freeman works with existing clients in identifying opportunities for improvement, and ensuring that client expectations are not only met, but exceeded. Mr. Freeman works directly with Mr. Paul in effectively communicating client expectations and ensuring that enabling process are in place that are sustainable and successful. Mr. Freeman is also Six-Sigma Green Belt certified. Prior to joining Campus Living Centres, Mr. Freeman enjoyed a successful career at an operating entity of G.E. Capital.


Michael Paul, Senior Vice President, Operations

All operations staff report directly to Mr. Paul. Prior to joining Campus Living Centres in 2007, Michael enjoyed a successful career in the private sector, most notably in senior roles with the George Weston Group and an operating entity of G.E. Capital. Mr. Paul is credited for successfully restructuring the company when it was acquired by Ivest and London Property Corp. His focus on rigorous process control and execution has created a solid foundation for business growth and success. Michael earned his six-sigma Green Belt certification and continues to implement best practices based on six-sigma core principles.

Joe Danis, Vice President, Student Affairs & Organizational Development

Prior to joining Campus Living Centres, Joe enjoyed a successful career at the University of Manitoba where he was Director of Housing & Student Life for 10 years. At the University of Manitoba, Joe’s ability to balance the importance of business operations and Residence Life transformed the student housing operation into an innovative, dynamic, and high performance unit. Within post-secondary education, Joe has also worked in areas such as private funding, student and parent orientation programs, and international recruitment. Joe is currently responsible for the student affairs portfolio as well as the corporate support leadership team.