Jeff has been hired as the owner’s representative for the project. In this position, he serves as the eyes and ears of Pace Development and its investors. He is responsible for a scope of services centered on project management, coordination, oversight, and monitoring during the design, procurement, and construction phases of a project. He works with the general contractor to review the construction schedule for efficiency and monitors its progress. Jeff is constantly on watch for issues that can create a risk or liability to could affect the owner and investors.
Jeff offers additional professional services such as: site and market analysis, financial modeling and investment return projects, contract management, and assists the owner’s accountants with auditing the final project billing.
During the course of the development, he will report on the status of the project by providing quarterly investor reports and buyer updates.
Jeff’s career path began while working with real estate developers in Atlanta as a financial analyst and a project manager. Most projects were 48 to 275-unit multi-family apartments and were scattered from the Carolinas, Georgia, Alabama, Florida and Texas. He was lured away from real estate in the late 90s to enter the rapidly growing deregulated energy markets. For the next seventeen years, Jeff worked in trading commodities for investor-owned utilities, wholesale energy merchants, and a global commodity broker.
Jeff’s academic background includes Bachelor’s degree in Housing/Real Estate Development from the University of Georgia and a Master’s degree in Global Energy Management from the University of Colorado, Denver.