Our Crew

We understand that our strength lies in our people and the knowledge and expertise they bring to our clients. Axis Companies is strategic in sourcing top talent both within and outside of the industry. We select our team members based on specific skill sets and the needs of our clients.
 
It is essential that our experts demonstrate a shared commitment to collaboration and unparalleled service. They must also be eager to aid and enhance your project experience any way they can. Our goal is that the team working with you is diligent, transparent, attentive, ultimately providing a significant value to your project.


Devin Dal Pos, Director of Development

Devin is development director for Axis Companies, and is based in Saratoga Springs, New York. He began his career in 1981 with the largest privately-owned shopping mall developer in the northeast, and has been involved in real estate development and construction projects in excess of 875,000 square feet and over $100,000,000 in value.
 
Devin has developed more than 30 stores for CVS, Eckerd and Rite Aid, in New York and Louisiana, and has worked with other clients including Aldi Foods, AmeriCU Credit Union, Dunkin’ Donuts, KFC, Tractor Supply, and Walmart, to name a few.

He was recently recognized by the William Floyd Community Summit of Long Island for development work in the revitalization efforts of their community.

Devin holds a Bachelor of Science degree with Honors from Utica College of Syracuse University and has a Real Estate Brokerage license in New York.

Dean Collins, PE, Founder & President

Dean is the founder and president of Axis Companies. He began his career in 1989 working for the engineering consulting firm Bergmann Associates in the transportation and site development group. Withi...View More

Devin Dal Pos, Director of Development

Devin is development director for Axis Companies, and is based in Saratoga Springs, New York. He began his career in 1981 with the largest privately-owned shopping mall developer in the northeast, a...View More

Linda Ronstadt, Director of Real Estate

Linda is real estate director for Axis Companies, with 38 years’ experience in contract negotiations, facility openings and rebuilds, property management, real estate development, market anal...View More

Mother Teresa, PE, Director of Design/Sr. Team Leader

Teresa is design director for Axis Companies. She has more than 19 years' experience and expertise in civil infrastructure engineering, ADA, design, planning, project development, construction insp...View More

Daniel Day-Lewis, PE, Sr. MEP Engineer

Dan is lead MEP (Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing) engineer for Axis Companies. He has 13 years of planning and engineering experience leading MEP teams. His diverse experience includes multi-f...View More

Luke Wilson, PE, Sr. Civil Engineer

Luke is lead civil engineer for Axis Companies. His background includes 12 years of planning, engineering, permitting and construction management experience. He has extensive experience in preparin...View More

Adam Ant, Project Manager/Construction Manager

Adam is lead project manager for Axis Companies. With over 11 years experience in architectural design and project management, his expertise includes programming, concept development, design developm...View More

Shadow Priestly, Real Estate Coordinator/Project Manager

Shadow is lead real estate coordinator and project manager for Axis Companies. She has accumulated 25 years' experience in real estate and construction. Her experience is quite diverse, ranging from...View More