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  • North Forest Austin Team

    Brendan Jordan

    Austin Market Principal

    Brendan Jordan Austin Area ManagerBrendan started in the real estate development and construction field at an early age. He grew up working weekends and summers with his father, Roy Jordan, the founder of North Forest. He saw first-hand that success can be achieved by hard work and continuous learning.

    Brendan attended St. Bonaventure University in Olean, NY. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management in 2006. His passion for a career in development led Brendan to officially join the North Forest team out of the Buffalo, NY office.

    In 2007, Brendan moved to Denver, CO to establish North Forest's newest operation. With this experience, it gave him the confidence to venture into his own market. In 2011, he established the North Forest team in Austin, TX. Brendan currently oversees North Forest's development, construction, leasing, and property management for the Austin area. Outside of North Forest he is a member of the YMBL (Young Men's Business League), a not for-profit benefiting the underprivileged youth in Austin. He and his wife Kristen have three young daughters who keep him on his toes!


    Jon Denton

    South Austin General Manager

    Jon started his career with North Forest Office Space in May 2009 in the Denver market, after graduating from the University of Denver with a Masters in Real Estate and Construction Management. He worked with the team in Denver as a Project Manager to develop and manage construction on multiple successful projects.

    In 2014 Jon, his wife Kasey and their two children relocated to Austin, TX to help manage the growing Austin Market. Currently Jon is the South Austin General Manager overseeing development, construction, leasing and property management in the South Austin market.

    Jon received his undergraduate degree from the University of Denver and is a LEED certified professional with a strong background in Finance, Business and Architectural drafting.


    Adam Burke

    Development Coordinator

    Adam joined the North Forest team in September of 2017 to assist in the management of development projects in the Austin area. He works with the general managers to coordinate projects from site selection through construction. Adam has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Oklahoma and a master's degree in civil engineering and business from the University of Cambridge. He previously worked as an engineering team leader at Big Red Dog Engineering and as a project manager at Huitt-Zollars. Adam is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Texas and he is a member Engineers Without Borders, Tau Beta Pi, American Society of Civil Engineers, Urban Land Institute (ULI), and Real Estate Council of Austin (RECA).


    Jesus Jaime

    Construction Coordinator

    Jesus became construction coordinator for North Forest's Austin market in January of 2016.  He is responsible for handling construction tasks as well as scheduling and ordering materials.





    Sharlee LaLime

    Accounts Payable /Office Manager

    Sharlee LaLimeSharlee came to North Forest in July of 2014 to handle accounts payable and special projects for the Austin office.  She has a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Texas A&M University and she was previously controller for Premier Research Labs for ten years.  Additionally, Sharlee is the Owner/Coordinator for Spotlight Event Planning, which offers Wedding Day Of Coordination services for the Austin area. 



    Kierra Matthews

    Leasing Associate

    Kierra MatthewsIn August of 2017, Kierra joined the team at North Forest. As a leasing associate, she builds and maintains strong relationships with current and prospective customers, and works with them to provide the best office space to fit their needs. Kierra graduated from Angelo State University with a bachelor's degree in communications and a minor in English. Her previous experience includes senior assistant manager at Kirkland's and assistant manager at Wet Seal. 


     Emmanuel Olguin

    Construction Superintendent

    Emmanuel joined the North Forest team in February of 2017 as construction superintendent in Austin. He is responsible for project scheduling, procurement of material, quality control, project management and subcontractor relations. Previously, he was construction superintendent at Stackable & Associates. He has also worked as project manager at Buda Woodworks and lead carpenter at Isec, Inc. He is currently pursuing his associate degree in construction management at Austin Community College, and plans to attend Texas State University for his bachelor's degree. Emmanuel takes great pride in his work and loves the feeling of accomplishment when a project is completed.


    Patrick Riley

    Construction Superintendent

    Patrick Reilly joined North Forest in June of 2016 as maintenance and construction coordinator. In May of 2017, he was promoted to construction superintendent. In addition to maintaining, adding construction project management and subcontractor relations to his responsibilities.  Previously, he worked in building renovation and restoration with Burbank Construction in Providence, RI. He is enjoying the opportunity to expand his skills with experience in new construction at North Forest Office Space.


    Roy Wade

    Construction Operations Manager

    Roy came to North Forest in April of 2016 to manage construction in the Austin market.  His primary goal is to safely and cost effectively deliver new office space for the North Forest portfolio in Austin on time and in perfect condition.  To achieve this goal, he works with the construction team and sources and maintains subcontractor and vendor relationships.



    Jacob Zoske

    Construction Coordinator

    Jacob joined the North Forest team in October of 2017 to assist in the delivery of new office space for the North Forest portfolio in Austin. Previously, he was assistant superintendant at Pillar Custom Homes and business development director at Nanohmics, Inc. Jacob has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Rochester, and a Master of Science in Technology Commercialization from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a member of the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin.