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Unparalleled Expertise

163 Years of Real Estate Experience


Expertise from over 20 years and 1,000 transactions of  lending for real estate projects from Fix & Flips to Ground Up construction.

Concierge Service

Comprehensive approach to provide a full range of service including funding, raising capital, real estate development, investment advising, and fund management.

Wealth Management

Paradyme’s wealth advisors are knowledgeable investment experts. Our experienced team will help walk you through the process and advise you along the way.

Client Relations

Our client relations team goes above and beyond for each investor, sponsor, and developer that we serve. Our main differentiator in this industry is that we care for our clients every step of the process.


Our easy-to-use, innovative software, and cutting edge technology makes the process of investing simple, even for those new to investing.

Marketing / Branding

Full in-house marketing team providing photo/video, social media reach, content and branding for each project, developer, and sponsor.

Our Team

Over 1,000 Transactions Totaling Over $1.5 Billion in Real Estate Investment Projects and Developments Combined

Ryan Garland

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Garland is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Paradyme Funding, Inc. (“Paradyme”), a real estate investment and hard money lender located in Temecula, California. Since founding Paradyme in 2015, Mr. Ryan has focused on commercial real property acquisition and lending activities throughout the United States. Prior to forming Paradyme, from 2014 to 2015, Mr. Garland served as Vice President at Legacy Private Funding, Inc. From 2011 to 2014, Mr. Garland served as a loan officer for the Pelorus Equity Group and Anchor Loans. Mr. Garland will oversee the origination of all Loans and will have exclusive decision-making authority regarding all Loans and REO Assets. Mr. Garland has an Associate of Arts and Sciences degree in civil engineering from Riverside Community College.

Doug McAllister


With close to four decades of business experience in a variety of roles facilitating business expansion, crisis resolution, organizational leadership, consulting, executive coaching, strategic planning, negotiations and team building combined with his considerable background and success in the area of private sector/government relations due to over a decade of (appointed and elected) public service interacting, crafting and implementing policy with all levels of government, Mr. McAllister’s focus is to position Paradyme to redefine success in the industry. Mr. McAllister has worked with startups, small businesses, and Fortune 500 corporations, evaluating, supporting and facilitating projects representing well over a billion dollars of private and public funds. His proven track record, alongside his significant reach and influence, are the pillars of his ability to identify and evaluate opportunities for Paradyme, anticipating and mitigating risk, while also assisting Mr. Garland to guide Paradyme toward continued robust growth. Mr. McAllister holds a BSL (BA) from Ozark Christian College and an MA from Hope International University, both degrees focused on the management, mobilization, and motivation of people.

Harold Goldman

Executive Vice President & Senior Wealth Manager

Harold Goldman serves as Paradyme’s Executive Vice President and Senior Wealth Manager. He began his professional life as an Engineer, developing revolutionary plastic recycling processes, opening multiple plants globally, in the process of developing 9 patents. After a short-lived retirement, Mr. Goldman launched his second career in the Financial Services industry building a large business of well over 1000 clients through his companies, Financial Safety Net, LLC, and Emes Insurance Services, Inc. Mr. Goldman focuses on financial education, both on stage and off, in the areas of real estate investment and tax-advantaged wealth creation strategies for a successful retirement.

Danielle "Dani" Parks

Senior Investor Relations

Helping people is Dani Park’s very essence and the thread which connects her career path. Dani started as a Special Ed teacher and then transitioned into the Real Estate industry 17 years ago. With a skill set and vibrant personality which organically took Dani to the luxury segment of the market, she has had the privilege to assist dozens of Ultra High Net Worth individuals, celebrities and major corporations with their real estate needs, whilst helping hundreds additional clients with their residential and commercial dreams. Sashaying from event to event, meeting with clients and partners, Dani is the epitome of Paradyme’s core commitment to constant communication and accountability.

Joanna Dreier

Operations Manager

As Paradyme Funding, Inc.’s Operations Manager, Joanna Dreier brings with her years of experience in account management, operations, customer service and retention and process management. Prior to joining the team at Paradyme, Ms. Dreier managed a small financial services company that financed home mortgages, provided insurance services and wealth management, along with a real estate division. Before this, Ms. Dreier grew a startup corporate housing company from inception to a global presence in just four years. As a highly motivated, solutions-oriented professional with sound time and resource-management skills Joanna continues to be instrumental in implementing and executing strategic administrative and operational initiatives within Paradyme to enhance productivity, quality, client service and overall bottom line performance. Ms. Dreier holds an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University and a Master of Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida.

Averie Templeton

Data Analyst & Social Media Manager

Averie Templeton has 3 years in a role of Data Analyst where her responsibilities ranged from: designing and maintaining data systems and databases, using statistical tools to interpret data sets, paying particular attention to trends and patterns that could be valuable for diagnostic and predictive analytics efforts, and serving as a 'gatekeeper' for multiple organization’s databases so stakeholders can understand the data and use it to make strategic business decisions.

Ms. Templeton holds a double BS in Political Science and Statistics with a minor in Computer Science from California State University of San Marcos. She also has a certificate in R-Programming and in Political Game Theory. Ms. Templeton serves Paradyme as our Data Analyst & Social Media Manager. Ms. Templeton assists the marketing department, manages media relations, advertising and website development. In addition to strategic business development efforts, Ms. Templeton generates quantitative and qualitative analysis on the real estate market and current events which impact the market. She is the lead quantitative analyst for Paradyme Investments, spearheading all modeling for data-driven decisions as well as economic and investor forecasting.

Steve Hayden IV

Lending Department

Since launching his mortgage career in 2003, Steve Hayden has enjoyed working with investors in the real estate space, securing financing for their Single Family Residential, Commercial, and Multi-family projects. Since then, due to his ability to underwrite and identify financially sound projects, Steve has funded hundreds of profitable deals.

Steve has worked with reputable mortgage companies, including United Loan Center, AAA Mortgage, and Oak Hill Mortgage, where he managed the operations of over 20 agents. Specializing in the sub-prime market, his experience encompasses every aspect of the traditional lending industry including origination, processing and successfully funding transactions. After the 2008 mortgage melt down, his focus shifted to non-traditional and commercial lending, to which he brings his sub-prime expertise to bear, bolstering his impact as a hard money lender. Today he is still constantly learning and keeping up to date with the financial markets while lending his expertise to builders, developers, and loan officers in his vast network. His clients appreciate that he is 100% transparent, accessible and prioritizes communication with them. They know that they have someone looking out for their best interests.

Steve resides in Fallbrook, Ca where he is happily married with 5 kids.

Leah Slumpff

Executive Assistant

Leah has over 15 years of experience in Real Estate, project, and administrative management.

Leah has extensive knowledge with commercial projects, including casinos and shopping malls from inception to execution, acting project manager and direct liaison to owners.

Leah launched her career in Real Estate in 2008, assisting a brokerage firm in the management of thousands of foreclosed properties, generating over 1 billion Dollars in sales. Leah went on to manage her own foreclosure division as the lead listing agent.

Today Leah continues to thrive in residential real estate, whilst embracing a career in private equity.

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