His 22 years in the home improvement industry were prefaced by 11 years in the microelectronics industry. He is an entrepreneur with interests in commercial real estate and an energy management company. He sits on the board of directors for Preferred Brands, Opportunity House, Heartland Blood Centers and Sycamore Girls Softball. Doug enjoys all outdoor sports, coaching and spending time with his two daughters, and traveling with his best friend and wife, Carolyn.
EDUCATION: BS in Chemistry and Biology from Elmhurst College
KITCHEN AND BATH SPECIALIST
Jim has been with Floor To Ceiling for 37 years. He brings a great deal of experience to the table. His knowledge and patience with customers is what makes them want to come back to work with him. Jim enjoys the gratification that comes from transforming decorating ideas to beautiful reality. Jim enjoys spending time with his wife Barb, traveling to new places and keeping up with current events.
EDUCATION: BS in Business from St. Cloud State University
JAMES MELTON “MEL”
Mel is our behind the scenes warehouse operational manager. He has committed to Floor To Ceiling for 27 years. Mel enjoys a different change of pace each day. He covers a wide range of responsibilities, from distribution services to overlooking inventory to receiving materials and maintaining the showroom and warehouse. In his spare time, Mel enjoys time with friends and spending time with his dog “Flash”.
Susan has been a bookkeeper for over 30 years and she owns a window and carpet cleaning business with her husband. Her most recent position was across the street as an Administrative Assistant at the Kishwaukee YMCA. In her spare time she likes to bowl, play darts and spend time with her grandson. A mother of three, Susan has been married for 30 years.
EDUCATION: Graduated from Northern Illinois University with a BS in Education
Mindy moved to Sycamore in May of 2016 after spending most of her life in Florida. She brings a vast amount of knowledge in the industry as she owned a kitchen and bath business for many years. She worked with customers in every aspect of the business from initial design to job completion and she loves meeting new people and helping them bring their visions to life. Mindy has been married to her high school sweetheart for more than 32 years and has 2 children. In her spare time she is involved with her church, loves to cook, read and spend time with her family.