Vice President, Business Development
John joined KBC in 2009. Previously he spent
40 years in sales, marketing, and management
positions with some of the largest regional
building material distributors in both the
New York and Mid-Atlantic regions.
John attributes his success throughout the years
to the phenomenal relationships he’s built with
his customers, suppliers, and employees.
Vice President and Owner
Seeking to build long-term relationships with both clients and vendors,
Jeff promises a totally professional experience while reaching a finished
product that the client is happy with—AND within the established budget.
Food For Thought: Jeff attended The Culinary Institute of America
and boasts his recipe for Oysters Rockefeller is second to none!
Lisa has 25 years of remodeling experience and enjoys assisting
builders and remodelers in the design process. She has a degree
in Applied Arts and maintains her professional development with
continuing education programs and events designed to build on
her skill set and knowledge of subject areas essential to the
growth and success of the industry.
Lisa is very detail oriented and focused on the end goal —
Providing her clients with the kitchen or bath of their dreams.
Shelly is dedicated to creating meaningful, well designed
spaces. Pick up a local design magazine, and you just may
see one of her beautiful kitchens or bathrooms featured.
Shelly is very much in tune with her client’s needs and loves
to watch their faces light up as their project is finally unveiled.
Awards and Honors: Shelly’s 2012 Transitional Design
won 1st place on HGTV’s Bang for your Buck!
Sr. Project Estimator/Coordinator
Bob has spent the last 20 years serving the builder industry
and earning their respect. He’s built a lot of strong relationships
along the way, mainly by providing world class service. Over the
years, he’s honed many skills (Designer/Estimator/Coordinator).
Brand new to KBC, Bob is responsible for managing our multi-family
projects from start to finish, ensuring that all materials and
installers are on schedule for each job.
Motto: “Treat your customer the way you would want to be treated.”
Specializing in builder sales, Cheryl has a vast knowledge of the
building industry and the overall mechanics of building a home.
She’s been certified as a kitchen/bath designer for 27 years.
Ultimate Goal: To meet each individual’s needs for style, function, and budget.
Prior to getting into the kitchen design business, Mike was a building/
remodeling contractor. He has more than 25 years of combined in-
dustry experience and in depth knowledge of the remodeling process.
He wants his clients to have realistic expectations of the entire process
and helps them work within budget to achieve their dream project.
Design Process: “I listen to the clients ‘wants’ and ‘needs’ and present a
balanced design that’s both functional and aesthetically pleasing.”
Leslee enjoys combining her loves of creativity and organization into beautiful and functional
designs. Equipped with a keen eye and knack for understanding her client’s vision, she creates
personalized, attractive spaces. In 2004 she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree
in Interior Design and has been designing detailed kitchen, bath, and other living areas ever since.
Craig has over 28 years of experience in the cabinetry
industry. His current focus is working with builders and
developers in the Washington, DC market. Craig stays
up-to-date with current trends and manages to always provide
his clients with the “Right Product at the Right Price.”
When you visit our showroom, Chrissy’s is likely the first face you’ll see.
After 13 years in the business, she understands that remodeling projects
can be overwhelming and have a lot of moving parts. Bring them in—
samples, swatches, whatever—Chrissy’s here to help you focus; put all
the pieces of the puzzle together; and have fun doing it.
“Building trust is the first part of the design process. Once the client realizes
I care, they feel comfortable enough to move forward and make decisions.”
Emily is originally from Marquette, Michigan. She has a Bachelor of Interior Design
from Michigan State University, a Master of Architecture from The New School of Architecture,
and a Master of Real Estate Development from Woodbury University.
We are excited to add Emily to our design team. She has 14+ years of experience in the industry,
including commercial and residential architecture, in addition to kitchen design. She is extremely
organized and detail-oriented and enjoys helping her clients create the kitchen of their dreams.
Kim has been an NKBA member and Certified Kitchen Designer for more than 20 years.
She holds an Interior Design degree from Virginia Tech where she also completed specialized studies in Kitchen and Bath Design.
“I am a master at space planning and can offer creative solutions that are personalized, beautiful, functional, and affordable.”
Kelly Ridings joins KBC after being in the kitchen and bath industry for the past 15 years. He works primarily with remodelers, contractors, and builders. His dedication to customer satisfaction is apparent from the beginning of the process through the end, as he focuses on each client’s unique needs and wants. Kelly’s attention to detail, communication, and teamwork are the key elements that ensure his projects are managed efficiently and that his customer’s remodeling experience is a positive one.
Beyond the world of kitchen and bath design, Kelly enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, and playing golf.
Nikki’s been taking care of KBC clients for the past 10 years
and is a phenomenal problem solver. Having gutted and redesigned
her own bathrooms, she understands the customer’s point of view
and strives to make their remodeling experience a positive one.
Eva is the newest member of our Client Care Team.
She is a hard working woman with a desire to help others,
and she’s looking forward to her journey here at KBC.
Eva says her daughter drives her to succeed…
Betsy is a well seasoned Client Care Specialist with over 14 years of
experience with kitchen and bath cabinetry. During her tenure with
KBC, she’s been involved with everything from customer service, to
purchasing, and even installations. Needless to say, she understands
how the process works and the need to have the job completed in a
Food For Thought: Prior to joining us, Betsy spent many years in the
food industry satisfying her first love and perfecting her culinary skills.
Come visit our showroom; you just may walk out with a tasty treat!