Executive Team

Joseph

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 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.

Michael

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.

Executive Support

Lauren

Executive Assistant

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.

Customer Relations

Clare

Lead Manager

Clare is the first point of contact for homeowners who are looking to sell their home. She 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 being the first step to their solution 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.

Closing Department

Nikki

Transaction Coordinator

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

Transaction Coordinator

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.

Acquisition Dept

Wayne

Acquisitions

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.

Gilbert

Acquisitions

Gilbert 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.

Cody

Acquisitions

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

Lorenzo

Acquisitions

Lorenzo is a father of 4 and devoted husband. Lorenzo and his family moved to Portland Metro area from Hilo on the Island of Hawaii in 2019. Lorenzo spent most of his career in the Fitness Industry owning and running a personal training business and working for various major fitness franchises.

 

Lorenzo has grown both a passion and a love for the real estate industry and outside of his family time he spends his free time becoming a master of his craft. He is committed and devoted to providing the best service possible to all his clients and believes that helping and servicing them is his mission.

Darren

Acquisitions

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.

Austin K.

Acquisitions

Austin graduated from the University of Memphis, with a degree in biology. He began his professional career in production for a growing start up, where he wore many hats and expanded the company into the Pacific Northwest.

Having a passion for real estate he wanted to find a creative way to buy a house for his family, he acted on this passion and joined the PDX Renovation team.

Austin enjoys spending his free time with his wife and daughters, hiking, playing guitar and going to the dog park.

He is a hard worker and takes pride in educating and adding value to homeowners by collaboratively working toward solutions that best suits their individual and unique needs. Austin is an exceptional ad to the PDX Team and we are excited to have him.

Investor Relations

Gage

Buyer/Investor Relations

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.