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 2500 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 an always occurring scenario 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 at 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 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 bar’s 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 have 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.
Janelle is normally the first line of contact for all new contracts. She has been with PDX for 5 years and has come to love her job. She holds a business degree From Everest University and enjoys getting to know people from all walks of life.
She never wants to stop learning or growing as a person. She strives for excellence when it comes to her roles of being a mom, friend, daughter, sister, and employee, always striving to do her best.
Over the last few years, she has realized the values and character that the company was built on are what she tries to align her daily life with, so her employment with Pdx has been a perfect fit!
Being detailed oriented Janelle make sure nothing falls through the cracks within all areas of the company and lends a hand whenever is needed. Janelle maintains a very busy but healthy work/life balance and as a single mom that is very important to her.
Sales / Dispositions
Brad was born and raised in Vancouver, Washington. Brad earned his bachelor’s degree from Concordia University in Portland, Oregon and then earned his master’s degree from Nova Southeastern University in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Brad has been involved in various forms of real estate for over 15 years. Since joining the team, he has been directly involved in hundreds of transactions.
Brad brings a unique approach to the PDX team due to his diverse background which comes from careers in mathematics education and law enforcement just to name a couple.
Brad has been married to his wife Julie for 9 years. He has four amazing children Lexie, Claire, Allie, and Hudson.
Brad enjoys the outdoors, fishing, camping, traveling and selling real estate.
Darren has been in the real estate business for over 30 years. Following a successful career in the commercial property market in Denver Colorado Darren worked as the Director of corporate services for an international real estate firm in Shanghai China where he lived for 10 years. Following his return to the U.S. Mr. Siegel has worked in the local property market in a few different capacities. Finally focusing in the residential investment acquisitions segment Mr. Siegel feels his experience is very valuable to property owners and investors alike.
Mr. Siegel is an avid sportsman. When not helping clients with their property needs, you can find him on his bicycle or his snow skis chasing his two young children down the hills.
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.
Data & Analytics
Jeremy is our newest member of the Acquisitions Team at PDX but a great fit. As Jeremy not only fits in with our company culture but he is also extremely passionate about finding creative solutions for homeowners looking to make a change in life or help them solve their problems.
Jeremy has been a General Contractor in the PNW since 2007 and has a history working in the financial world as a loan officer, helping homeowners secure financing that suits their budget and goals.
Some of Jeremy’s favorite things to do are scuba diving, watching the Seahawks win and playing with his 6 month-old daughter, Embie.
Austin graduated from Oregon State University, with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Austin started many successful online e-commerce businesses and was a key member of a start-up e-commerce online coaching business in Florida. He then moved back to the Pacific Northwest to return home and begin his passion of investing in real estate. Austin now works as an Acquisition Manager for our company. He is a diligent and caring person with a high sense of integrity who possesses a key desire to help people in many avenues. When he is not working he enjoys riding motorcycles, snowboarding, hiking and just being in the great outdoors of the Pacific Northwest.
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
Gilbert Guest was born and raised in Portland, Oregon and holds a BS from the University of Oregon. When he is not working, Gilbert enjoys spending time on the river and adventuring through the Pacific Northwest. Gilbert is a firm believer in the local community involvement and is an active member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America organization. Gilbert is an Acquisition Rep with PDX that has a passion for partnering with real property owners to provide real estate solutions and advisory services. His deep industry and market knowledge allow for a consultative approach by custom-tailoring solutions for clients.