Jacob Quesinberry, a Senior Associate with Poe & Cronk Real Estate Group, is a life-long native of the Roanoke region providing a host of value-added services in real estate, construction and project management.
As a 2002 graduate of Virginia Tech, Jacob received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and began his career as a roadway and land development design engineer with regional architecture and engineering firm HSMM (now AECOM). Jacob advanced his business and finance acumen through completion of a Master’s in Business Administration from Colorado State University in 2010.
Jacob’s professional resume entails a multitude of experience surrounding the real estate industry as an owner/contractor in residential building and development projects, contractor and project manager for commercial construction projects, as well as being a real estate investor performing his own property management and leasing services for his own portfolio of properties.
Jacob spent 7 years working for a national brand restaurant franchisee managing business and facility operations for numerous sites in the Roanoke and Lynchburg markets. During his tenure, he spearheaded the site selection, development and construction of the company’s first new facility in almost a decade. Jacob supervised the company’s first ever facility scrape and rebuild to minimize downtime and revenue loss. He also provided project management for numerous other in-service remodels with property management responsibilities encompassing 14 freestanding retail locations.
With his civil engineering and business background, Jacob is very knowledgeable in the real estate development and building construction process. From concept plans to return on investment analysis, he will leverage his experience to be a true real estate expert, not just another REALTOR®.
Jacob is a designated individual for a Virginia Class A Contractors License and holds memberships in the Urban Land Institute, the American Society of Civil Engineers and as a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) candidate. Jacob's other professional affiliations include membership in the Roanoke Valley Association of REALTORS®, The Virginia Association of REALTORS®, and the National Association of REALTORS®.
Jacob is active in the community as a member of the Rotary Club of Salem where Rotarians strive to “BE THE INSPIRATION”. He has also spent well over a decade as a volunteer firefighter with the Cave Spring Volunteer Fire Department in Roanoke, previously serving as a line rank of Captain and continues to serve as Treasurer for the nonprofit organization.