Peter Oakes – President

Peter comes from a family of high-end custom home builders and property developers. His passion for home building is reflected in his involvement throughout the entire creative process. He is an avid golfer and member of the Daniel Island Club, where his family resides. Peter and his wife Amy are proud parents of two daughters, Lucy and Elle. They are heavily involved in the Charleston community and support many local organizations.

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Jay Harper – Vice President

Jay is a 3rd generation home builder with over 15 years of hands on experience as a project manager and superintendent who has overseen all aspects of high end custom home building and renovation.

Jay is a South Carolina licensed residential builder and an active member of the S.C. Home Builders Association. Jay lives in Mt Pleasant with his wife, Kelsey and their Brittany Spaniel- Albert. Outside of work Jay enjoys the Charleston beaches, Lowcountry cuisine, hunting, fishing and spending time with his new niece.

Brad Gross – Estimator

Brad Gross joined the Axon Homes team with an extensive background in excavation and landscaping. Having an eye for detail he’s been a vital asset to our estimating team.

Brad enjoys running, cycling and the outdoors. He lives with his wife, child and two dogs.

Tony Reilly

Tony Reilly – Director of Construction

Tony brings over 30 years of construction experience to Axon Homes. He has built residences from Isle of Palms to Edisto and throughout the entire Charleston market.  As Director of Construction, Tony oversees all field operations for Axon Homes.

Tony lives in North Charleston with his wife and has two children. When not working Tony enjoys golfing, fishing and spending time with his Family.

Josh Miller – Project Manager

Josh Miller brings over 14 years of local homebuilding experience to the Axon Team. A graduate of The Citadel, Josh has his bachelors in Business Administration and his S.C. Residential Builders License.

Josh is active with Camp Happy Days and spends most his free time with his wife, Anna, or out on the water fishing.