From custom floor plans and finalized custom homes, we can provide every level of service needed to create the home of our clients' dreams. And since we love home building so much, we also have floor plans and already completed homes that our clients can choose from as well. Our passion is quality home building, and that shows in every detail of our service offerings.
Meet the Team
Cadence Homes Founder
Brad Yocum founded Cadence Homes in 2012 when he built his first home on a single lot in east Oklahoma City. In 2016, Cadence Home's 2016 Parade of Homes offering won Best Floor Plan, Best Interior Design, Best Curb Appeal and Best Overall Home.
Brad served in the U.S. Navy, and then graduated with his business management degree from Oklahoma State University. He went on to earn his MBA at Oklahoma Baptist University, graduating at the top of his class. Finally, he earned another secondary degree in product design and engineering management from Stanford University.
Brad serves as the East Area Council Chairman and is on the Executive Board of Directors for the Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association. In addition, Brad is on the Board of Trustees for the Oklahoma City Ballet, and he serves with the Eastern Oklahoma County Leadership Program. Most recently, he earned his realtor license to be able to facilitate clients through any and every stage of the homebuilding process.
Recently, Brad has been asked to serve on the Editorial Advisory Board for Territory Magazine.
Brad resides in Eastern Oklahoma County, with his wife, Melissa, and their two sons.
Cadence Homes Project and Design Manager
Ashley Baumgartner turned a lifelong passion and involvement in the arts into a design career helping clients build their dream homes. In the past few years, she has worked on more than 40 new build projects from initial design to completion.
Ashley walks each client through every aspect of the construction and design process, helping turn her clients' dreams into reality and helping them make selection that fit their overall design style, as well as their finances. Ashley graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science degree. Coupling her education with previous experience in accounting, Ashley uses her business education and experience to help her client stick to their budget.
Ashely also serves on the board of the Painted Sky Opera in Oklahoma City, and is the treasurer for the Oklahoma City Chapter of the Professional Women in Building. She currently resides in Oklahoma City.
Cadence Homes Construction Manager
Bryan Newport supervises and schedules subcontractors in all phases of remodeling and new construction projects. With extensive experience in construction and construction management, Bryan is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of many clients' construction sites, along with the management of vendors and trades.
Previously, Bryan has worked with several other construction service companies, serving as superintendent, co-owner, plumber, framer, apprentice and just about every other homebuilding job imaginable.
Bryan enjoys hunting, traveling and spending time outdoors. He resides in Choctaw.