About Joe McCarthy, Sr.

Joe McCarthy, Sr. leads the McCarthy Ranch team as the company CEO. He is primarily responsible for the strategic direction of the firm's real estate portfolio and operations.

McCarthy Ranch is a sixth-generation family business that got its start as a farm and ranch in the 1800s. COO Joseph McCarthy Jr. recalls that as a young child his father oversaw the farm and its crops, including pear trees and a dairy farm. In the 1980s, McCarthy Sr. transitioned from a farmer to a real estate developer as the industry began to take off in the Los Gatos, California-based company’s area.

During his free time, he enjoys playing golf, boating on Lake Tahoe, working in his yard, and traveling.