About

Value investing mindset. Disciplined execution.

Vision. Performance. Results.

We are a tight-knit, nimble team that takes action. With a foundation of shared values, we are passionate about our work and committed to delivering results. We approach every opportunity with an analytical and experienced point of view; careful yet decisive execution; extensive research; and expert knowledge.

“Investing isn’t about beating others at their game. It’s about controlling yourself at your own game.”

— Benjamin Graham

Our Expertise

A mix of industry professionals—real estate owners, investors, brokers and managers— CEG gives our clients and partners the benefit of an experienced operating partner that understands the commercial real estate terrain. We are entrusted to provide guidance and performance throughout all economic climates.

Pat Geary

President & CEO
“Always go to sleep at night knowing more than when you woke up that morning.”
— Charlie Munger

Pat is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of CEG Capital Partners, and also serves as President and CEO of CEG Advisors and CEG Management. Pat focuses on the sourcing and acquisition of new investment opportunities, leading the company’s brokerage and management platforms and developing and managing investor and client relations.

A commercial real estate professional since 2005, Pat has been involved in the acquisition, stabilization, disposition, management, and leasing of more than $350 million in transaction volume, consisting of 2.5 million square feet, over 100 escrows and 400+ leases.

In 2017, CEG was formed to provide a full-service platform focused on the private capital commercial real estate sector. The company advises clients and partners in a variety of service lines, including direct investment as a Sponsor/Operator, property management and brokerage.

Pat grew up in Sacramento and has lived in San Diego since 2002, receiving his Bachelor of Science in Finance with an Emphasis in Real Estate from San Diego State University. As Co-Founder of The Real Estate Society of SDSU, Pat continues his involvement as a member of The Corky McMillin Center for Real Estate, with a focus on student mentorship. Additionally, Pat is an active member of the San Diego Chapter of NAIOP and serves as a Board Member of The College Area Business District.

Jerry Rudick

Managing Partner
“I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.”
— John D. Rockefeller

As Co-Founder and Managing Partner of CEG Capital Partners, Jerry focuses on the sourcing and acquisition of investment opportunities and construction management operations.

Jerry has had a varied career in real estate, beginning with the entitlement and development of luxury single family and multi family residential. Over the last decade, he has transitioned into acquiring underperforming commercial properties and successfully repositioning them into a portfolio of stabilized assets. Jerry’s other business interests include the operation of a top performing insurance company and several luxury kitchen and bath showrooms.

A San Diego native, he graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a degree in Political Science from UCLA. Proficient in five languages, Jerry has a passion for foreign studies and is an avid world traveller. His biggest passion is his 3 year old pup, Lucy, who can be found participating in the day to day operations at CEG.

Dan Geary

Vice President
“You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you.”
— James Allen

Dan is well-versed in both the operational and marketing platforms of commercial real estate, with a diverse skill set that reflects the dynamic nature of the business today. He handles the company’s marketing efforts, oversees IT systems management and coordinates the elements of all transactions through the pipeline.

Dan is a Sacramento native and has called San Diego home since 2006. He graduated from San Diego State University, with a Bachelor of Science in International Business. Proficient in Spanish, he spent a semester abroad at the University of Guadalajara and continues to travel to Mexico on a regular basis.

Tricia Miller

Senior Property Manager

Tricia Miller is the Senior Property Manager for CEG Management. Working in the commercial real estate industry for over 15 years, her experience includes managing more than one million square feet of industrial, office and retail properties throughout San Diego County. Possessing a broad background, she has managed everything from smaller private portfolios to larger corporate companies, including medical facilities and government entities. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with an emphasis on Project Management and has held a California Real Estate license since 2004. Tricia has overseen more than 185,000 square feet of tenant improvement projects and has excellent problem-solving skills.

Tricia has experienced the real estate business her entire life; her mother was a commercial property manager and her family owns and operates two property management companies in Tucson, Arizona. She has called San Diego home since 1991. She and her husband have two boys together and enjoy all that San Diego has to offer, including frequent trips to the desert and the beach.

Linda Mockler

Senior Property Accountant

Linda is the Senior Accountant for CEG Management and CEG Advisors.  Having worked in property management in San Diego for the past 25 years, she possesses a breadth of experience with a strong understanding of commercial property accounting in addition to payroll services and office administration. Her many strengths include the timely preparation of monthly financial reports for each property, providing frequent updates to the CEG team to ensure company objectives are being met, creating and collecting on invoices and completing all bank and credit card reconciliations.

Linda was born and raised in Iowa and then attended school in Minneapolis before moving to San Diego in 1983. She and her husband enjoy spending their free time with friends here in San Diego and visiting family across the country, including their two adult daughters who live in the pacific northwest.

Liz Franco

Property Accountant

Liz is the Property Accountant for CEG Management, bringing over 6 years of commercial property accounting experience as she works together with Linda to provide accounting services for the CEG portfolio.

Born and raised in San Diego, Liz attended Alliant International University, where she received a Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting. A native Spanish speaker, Liz enjoys spending time with her family in San Diego and Mexico.