Darren is a forward-thinking leader who has worked in property management since 2008. He has managed a variety of property types including student housing, mixed-use buildings, and luxury apartments, ranging in size from triplexes to just under 200 units. His multifaceted experience, continued education, and recent successes lead him to his role as Director of Property Management at Pilot Ventures.
While earning a B.S. in Biology from the University of Oregon, his property management portfolio grew steadily through annual student housing lease-ups. Post-undergrad, Darren transitioned to multifamily real estate to perfect his niche in creating management plans, budgets and long-term planning, in addition to managing teams and executing capital improvement projects.
In demonstrating professional commitment, Darren earned esteemed designations including the Certified Property Manager® (CPM) and Accredited Residential Manager® (ARM) certifications from the Institute of Real Estate Management® (IREM). In the process of receiving his CPM® and ARM®, Darren completed required courses facilitated by IREM® including marketing, human resources, asset management, ethics, and a graded management plan.
When unplugged, Darren enjoys reading and sharing Pacific Northwest adventures with family and friends in the woods of the Olympic forests and coastal waters of Oregon.