Owner / Principal / Visionary
Our principal, owner and visionary- Joseph has a passion for doing real estate for over 20+ years. From foreclosures to retail, new builds to land development he has done well over 3500 transactions since starting his career.
Joseph was born in Portland Or. and grew up in Vancouver Wa. Where he began his finance and real estate career at the age of 22.
In the early years, he was one of the largest foreclosure buyers at the courthouse steps and this vast experience enabled him to learn to solve many title issues and real estate problems which are always occurring scenarios in current day real estate. Joseph truly finds joy in helping others solve their real estate issues.
Joseph loves the outdoors, camping, fishing, traveling, and spending time with his wife and 2 girls on the Oregon Coast.
Chief Financial Officer
Since Starting work with PDX Renovations in early 2018, Michael has been a key player in keeping up with the growing pace of the company.
Michael’s quest for adventure began in the Great Pacific Northwest. Born and raised in Portland Oregon, Michael moved to California and graduated from Cal State North Ridge armed with his accounting degree. He came back home to earn his MBA in finance and a loan from Portland State University. Finding himself in the trenches of reconstructing the accounting departments of several Fortune 500 Companies, Michael knew he was meant to be more than a tireless forensic accountant and pencil pusher.
Michael owned many restaurants and bars and in the last 15 years has found his passion in real estate.
Michael‘s great passion for Basketball, golf, live sporting events, and travel has allowed him to meet and easily befriend many people. He welcomes each day as a new opportunity and will never turn down a chance to converse, learn and share in this journey of life.
Lauren grew up in Massachusetts and has lived in Florida, Colorado, Georgia and Texas before settling down in Washington with her family. She is a graduate of the University of Central Florida and has spent most of her career planning and/or executing large scale events across the US.
Lauren brings her commitment to efficiency and strong planning and organizational skills to help support the team here at PDX Renovations. In her off time, Lauren enjoys spending time with her husband, three little ones and family in the area.
Real Estate Analyst
Tanner joined the PDX Renovations as a Property Analyst in November 2022. Earlier in his career, Tanner excelled in leadership in the grocery industry for fifteen years. He grew up helping his father with his rental properties and decided to transition his career to Real Estate in 2019. Tanner also manages a portfolio of his own rental properties and enjoys looking at Real Estate wherever he goes.
Tanner graduated from Mount Saint Mary’s with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business. He grew up in Central Maryland before venturing west. Tanner spent three years in Dallas before heading to North Idaho, where he currently resides. To relax, Tanner enjoys golf, Jiu-Jitsu, and cigars.
Shelbi worked in the healthcare industry for 10 years before joining PDX Renovations. Along with Clare, she is another first point of contact. She has recently joined our team and is eager to learn and adapt to her career change to Real Estate. She enjoys listening and understanding the needs of homeowners who are hoping to find the best solution for them and their families.
Born and raised in Southwest Michigan, Shelbi moved to Southeast Ohio after meeting her husband. Together they have 3 boys and love watching them in their many sports, hunting, fishing, camping in the mountains and spending time with friends outdoors.
Nikki is the personal contact for all homeowners who have decided to sell their property to PDX Renovations. Her attention to detail and emphasis on the customer experience ensures our closing process is efficient and stress-free for our sellers. Following a career in commodity chemical production, she joined PDX Renovations to pursue her passion in real estate.
Nikki grew up in California and Southern Oregon. After earning her bachelor’s degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, LA she relocated with her family to the Pacific Northwest. She spends her free time with her two children and she loves running, the outdoors, travelling and cooking.
Marissa grew up in Southern California. She moved to Washington over 18 years ago to raise her family in a slower environment out in the country. She went to school in Portland Oregon to be a Licensed Medical assistant where she worked in the medical field for 15 years. She has always had a big passion towards real estate and decided to make the huge career change and join the group here at PDX Renovations.
She enjoys being part of each and every transaction, and truly has a passion for helping our sellers go through the process as smoothly as possible. She is extremely customer service driven, detail oriented and thrives to make sure the closing process is as smooth and stress free as possible.
When Marissa isn’t at work she and her husband are raising three kids and are very busy with sports and school activities. She loves all the outdoor activities the Pacific Northwest offers including fishing, hiking, clamming and crabbing at the coast. She loves listening to music and attending as many live concerts as possible.
Wayne graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Utah in Communication. His career has been filled with positions that demonstrate his ability to find solutions to his client’s varying and complex needs.
As an Acquisition Manager, he loves that he is able to provide both advice and solutions to homeowner’s needs as they look for the best way to sell their home.
Wayne Enjoys taking his wife and four children hiking and camping but mostly just eating smores at the end of the trail. Wayne is a large giver at his local church and is always on the lookout to help those he can.
Cody is Pacific Northwest born-and-bred who spent his growing up years picking fruit, playing sports, and exploring the great outdoors. He graduated from Oregon State University with his Bachelor of Science in Marketing. After college, he began career in retail store management and rose through the ranks. He developed a strong interest in real estate after purchasing his home and made the switch to our team here at PDX Renovations.
He is a hard-working and outgoing person who loves providing creative and individualized solutions for clients looking to sell their homes. In his off time, Cody can be found staying active, traveling to new places, or crafting the perfect burger.
Clare has spent most of her working career in Healthcare and Construction and has put her experience to use by listening and understanding the needs of homeowners who are hoping to find the best solution for them and their families. She always goes out of her way to ensure homeowners feel comfortable and cared for while exploring their options with PDX Renovations. She enjoys finding solutions and thrives on helping homeowners find the right path forward on their home selling journey.
Clare was born and raised in Portland, Oregon and is the mother of 2 adventurous boys. She has worked both in the Healthcare and Construction fields before deciding to pursue her career in real estate. When she’s not working she enjoys sunny days at the dog park with her two Weimaraner’s, staying at home watching scary movies after dark, or searching for other fun things to do that will get her adrenaline pumping.
Logan has an entrepreneurial background where he made his start as a real estate investor on his own. He then decided to then join a team where he could gain knowledge and experience while enjoying the process with a company that has the reputation that PDX Renovations has.
Logan has always had a passion for real estate and outside of his work he furthers to better himself by learning more about the industry. His main priority is giving his clients the best outcome possible. When he is not working, he is focused on his health and fitness particularly powerlifting based training and enjoys cooking American, Italian, Mexican, and Japanese food.
Prior to working for PDX Renovations, George worked for many years in the commodities market as a Commodities Broker dealing in option contracts. With a budding passion for real estate he made a career change to Real Estate Acquisitions. As a solutions oriented person, George will work hard to help you find the the best way to sell your home.
When he is not in the office helping clients, you will find George spending time with his family or hitting the gym for a high intensity workout then eating his favorite meal, sushi.
Gage, is our first point of contact for our Buyer/Investors who are looking to establish a relationship with PDX. For those investor partners who are looking to increase their investment portfolio Gage will be the party to speak with.
Gage has worked in many solution-based service industries for several years, before finding somewhere where he could truly provide unique solutions and with PDX Renovations he believes he has more than done that. You can count on Gage to take the time to understand your individual situations and needs.
When Gage isn’t working you can find him spending time with family, hiking, rock climbing, kickboxing or at mastering his Jiu Jitsu. He also enjoys reading and furthering educating himself about the local Portland area real estate education.