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

Ryan Garland’s unparalleled ability to understand the Real Estate market, and to consequently shift his strategic thinking is the very foundation on which he has built his stellar career.

Ryan started his lending carrier in the traditional SFR (Single Family Resident) space. Due to Ryan's ability to establish relationships with HNW clientele (High-Net-Worth) and his passion for distressed assets, he began the Paradyme brand. Ryan successfully facilitated and closed an average of 150 short sales and REO transactions a month during the 2008 recession period. Strictly focused on “workout turnarounds" or known as flips. Both in the SFR and Commercial sectors. Operating as an LP, Ryan was voted #1 Top Originator in California for 4 years straight. Ryan also made top producers magazine. A nationwide publication. Ryan has been involved in over 1.5 Billion in real estate distressed transactions.

Paradyme's objective and core passion are in line with "Impact" investing. Ryan’s forward-thinking leads in today’s capital environment. From Health and Wellness to building material that is better for the environment, our focus is in sustainable assets planning for 20-30 years down the road. A true wealth mindset mentality. Along with, filling a direct need for housing and workout-turnarounds for small businesses with Real Estate Holdings. With more than a dozen projects in the pipeline at any given time, (average of 250 Million) his diversified platform structure is what most alternative investors are looking for in today’s volatile market place. Ryan is recognized throughout Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego and Riverside Counties. (Southern California) And, with recession-resistant market ventures such as Multi-Family, for rent SFR communities, Office and other specific Commercial opportunities, Paradyme’s fundamental principles of integrity, transparency and exceptional client relations are a component that all investors continue investing and write reviews about.

Doug McAllister


Doug is the Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of the McAllister Strategic Group, Inc., where since 2004 he has been advising startups, small businesses, and Fortune 500 companies, evaluating, supporting and facilitating initiatives from corporate strategic planning, turnarounds, leadership training, business scaling and real estate development. Due to his extensive government experience, most notably serving as the Mayor for the city of Murrieta, CA, he also became the Director of Government and External Affairs at Verizon Telecommunications, Inc.

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 evaluated, supported and facilitated 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 Ryan 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.

Joanna Dreier

Director of Operations

As Paradyme Funding, Inc.’s Director of Operations, 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.

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.

Alicia Brown

Administrative Assistant

Alicia has over 10 years’ experience in Office Management, Human Resources, and Client relations with a track record of strong performance in high volume, high-pressure environments.  She skillfully manages administrative duties and client relations for her colleagues at Paradyme and is also responsible for overall coordination of a broad range of services and resources that allow the organization to operate efficiently. She assists in the development and implementation of firm policies and procedures and is proficient in various business operations including the implementation of effective business practices.  As an engaging client relations administrator, she is adept at developing complex client proposals and specializes in developing and nurturing productive client relationships.  Alicia is also very active in the community and volunteers her time at The Salvation Foundation to help victims and survivors of human trafficking.

Robyn Nelson

Client Manager, Investor Relations

Robyn Nelson brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the Paradyme team. Having worked intimately with people for over 25 years, her career is characterized as consistently creating and maintaining trusting, long-term relationships with every client. Robyn’s background in client relations, operations management, business administration, tax administration, accounting, contract negotiations, and effective communication makes her a true asset to Paradyme’s vision and goal.

As the Client Manager of Investor Relations, Robyn, a.k.a. “The Money Mover,” manages all contributions and distributions for each investment. The liaison and go-to person for Paradyme's family of investors, her focus is to make sure investors are placing their money in a fund that benefits them most. She then facilitates the movement of funds into the appropriate investment accounts. Cash or self-directed IRA's, Robyn will make sure your funds are tracked and placed correctly. Born and raised in Southern California, she has traveled the world and is a proud Veteran of the U.S. Navy. Robyn studied Business Operations Management at California State University, San Bernardino, and has lived in San Diego since 2010.

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