New compositions, mixed materials, decorative elements...after 18 years creating custom cabinetry and furniture in Crested Butte, Jason decided it was time to bring his passion for creative space planning and interior design to the Front Range. Jason’s eye for maximizing efficiencies, solving challenges and creating personalized solutions means clients are treated to smart, inspiring finished spaces. After hours, Jason likes to spend time with his family, mix music and exercise.
Claire recently graduated from CU-Boulder, with a degree in Environmental Design. Her education in architecture provided her the design and communication skills she utilizes every day at The KB studio. Claire appreciates the design process as much as the overall result. Growing up in a musical and art filled household, she was instilled with a passion for all things creative. As a transplant from Maryland, she loves to get out and play in the Rockies, often going snowboarding, camping or hiking.
Kathryn has a bachelor of fine arts degree in interior design from Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design. She specialized in sustainable design and recently became a LEED Green Associate. Her passion for creative interiors stems from her upbringing. Growing up in a historic home in New Jersey, she enjoyed working with her mother on numerous remodeling projects. This influenced her eye for design. In her free time, you’ll most likely find Kathryn on a trail. She enjoys trail running, skiing, mountain biking, traveling and cooking.
Plumbing & Hardware Specifier
After studying solar energy in college, Mike worked for a small solar firm before spending a dozen years as a carpenter and woodworker (and ski bum) in Sun Valley, Idaho. This construction background has been an asset throughout his many years in Boulder specifying plumbing, door hardware and cabinets for contractors and clients. For fun he skis, hikes and plays drums in a wedding band.
Plumbing & Hardware Specifier
Kevin’s clients appreciate working with him because of his extensive product knowledge, great listening skills, and ability to manage complex details. He works closely with homeowners, contractors, and designers to select and specify decorative plumbing, door hardware, and tile. He is very conscientious and focuses on the many details that are critical to ensuring a smooth project. In his free time Kevin enjoys spending time with his family, playing music, and trail running.
Tile Designer & Plumbing Specifier
A true Colorado native, Jen grew up in the family in the plumbing business. She pairs her 10 years of experience with decorative plumbing, tile and door hardware with her empathy and listening skills to help others find what they want and need for both residential and commercial projects. As a wife and mother of 2 rambunctious children, Jen enjoys family time, fishing and playing in the Colorado wilderness surrounded by decorative plumbing.
As a life-long musician and artist, Lindsey has learned to express her creativity to its fullest. As an accomplished vocal coach and a commissioned art quilter she knows how to listen and communicate clearly.
Lindsey recently got her degree in interior design, with an emphasis on kitchen and bath design, after doing interior design projects for friends and family for 8 years. She is enthusiastic and brings fresh perspective and energy to kitchen and bath design.
Having spent most of his career in the bicycling industry, Ed developed a very strong appreciation for product design. The kitchen and bath field builds on this foundation as there are specific parameters which need unique one-of-a-kind solutions. Ed still enjoys riding his bike, though. Working to support the designers and giving them the tools they need to help our clients is his primary objective.
Bobie, Brian, Jennifer, Jill and Taffee are the glue that holds The KB Studio together. They greet clients, tirelessly make sure orders are accurate and delivered on time, perform specification research, ensure product quality control, pay the bills and support the Designers and Specifiers in countless ways so they can focus on their clients.