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Meet the Team

Your home is not a training ground for Painterati. Our staff is highly skilled with hundreds of satisfied homeowners to their credit. All of our staff are attuned to your needs and project details from start to finish to be sure you have a positive experience and are completely thrilled with the results of our work.

Joe, Experience Coordinator

Joe, Experience CoordinatorJoe has been in the painting field for 15 years, including several years of running his own company. He joined Painterati because he shares the company’s commitment to satisfying homeowners with an incomparable eye for details. He believes unequivocally that “the Painterati team will deliver a painting experience like no other.”

Katy, Sales Manager

Katy, Sales ManagerKaty, a Lakeville native, and graduate of the University Of Memphis, TN, delivers valuable design features, materials, products and finishing’s that will effectively enhance your home.  She has a detailed color theory that will give a personalized touch to any room in your home. Her belief is that the client requires personalized, attentive professional service, in order for the design process and project to be gratifying. Designed spaces should generate awe, uplift the mood, and leave a lasting impression. A diverse background and passion for problem solving and decorating will allow Katy to take the homeowner’s design vision and make it a reality.

Jenn, Sales Consultant

Jenn, Sales ConsultantJenn is originally a small town gal from North Dakota that had big city dreams. Her background has been in retail sales and sales management for the past 14 years. She enjoys getting to know her customer in consults and making you feel comfortable with the painting process. Jenn has a love of color with the belief that any space can be transformed into something to show your personality. Jenn’s goal is to transform your space with color, a specialty finish, or a kitchen transformation you did not even know was possible. At the end of the project Jenn will have taken the homeowner’s vision and thrown in a twist to make you have that “Ah Ha” moment.

John, Sales Consultant

John, Sales ConsultantJohn is a graduate of North Park University in Chicago. He and his wife Terri, of 11 years, have 4 children whom they are raising in Eagan. John brings 15 years of experience in the paint and high end finishing trade, in addition to being a detailed craftsman and career professional. John’s philosophy continues to be that “your home is our home when we’re working on it”. He is intimately familiar not only with the backend overall process and materials it takes to implement a project, but he also has an affinity for color, texture, and visual design. John blends the virtues of knowledge, shared business values, and solid work ethics to create utmost satisfaction for his clients.

Danielle, Customer Service Representative

Danielle, Customer Service RepresentativeDanielle brings 16 years of experience in the customer service world. She enjoys working directly with our customers and strives to deliver the very best customer experience. Danielle is from Elk River, MN and she has 3 amazing children. (2 teenage boys and 1 girl) In addition to her full time job she also bartends at the Maple Grove Applebee’s. Aside from work and family Danielle enjoys going to church, shopping and watching football.

Steve, Home Paint Specialist

Steve, Home Paint SpecialistA native of Edina, Steve is motivated seeing homeowners’ emotions when their visions come to fruition through Painterati’s work. He finds it gratifying to see homeowners fall in love with their homes once again. Steve began his painting career in high school. After a hiatus during graphic design school and a brief career in that field, he returned to the painting industry in a sales role, acquiring extensive knowledge of the application and performance of all paint and sundry-related products. He ultimately chose to fulfill his creative calling through painting and landed a job with a painting contractor who focused on high-end custom homes and remodeling projects.

Tyler, Home Paint Specialist

Tyler, Home Paint SpecialistTyler started his painting career during high school and found that he had a knack for the skill due to his keen attention to detail and desire for perfection.  He prides himself on providing a quality job that he can be proud and that you will be able to enjoy for years to come.  Tyler loves learning anything he can in order to elevate the variety of skills he can bring to the table.  In his  spare time, Tyler enjoys his passion for music through playing guitar and audio production.

Nate, Home Paint Specialist

Nate, Home Paint SpecialistNate is a 3rd generation painter and in his family, painting is a family affair.  He has been painting for over 16 years beginning on new construction homes finishing woodwork and walls.  He loves the excitement that comes with finishing woodwork from staining to enamel.  Nate likes relationship building with homeowners and receiving input in order to customize a project to the unique tastes of each customer.  He enjoys reptiles and has a collection of snakes, turtles, fish, salamander and frogs. Nate finds working on the Painterati team to be a nice fit because he gets along with his co-workers and deals directly with home owners.

Jerry, Home Paint Specialist

Jerry, Home Paint SpecialistJerry is a lifelong resident of Minnesota; he loves the state and all it has to offer. He grew up in White Bear Lake and Maplewood. Jerry has been in the painting industry for over 23 years and finds he is still learning new things all the time. His personal interests involve fishing, playing guitar, archery hunting, gold prospecting and he loves to work on cars and trucks. He aspires to deliver a professional experience that result in a superior quality product for each customer. Jerry was attracted to the Painterati team by the level of talent, professionalism and quality focus of every Painterati team member.

Mark, Home Paint Specialist

Mark, Home Paint SpecialistMark has been providing professional painting services to homeowners for over 34 years. When he is not delivery a high quality paint experience to our Painterati customers, you can find Mark mountain biking, cross-country skiing and taking care of his pet bird, which he has had for 12 years. Mark enjoys his job because every day he gets to meet great people and do something a little different. He takes pride in his job and works hard to insure the customer receives the highest level of service. Mark joined the Painterati team because they have high standards for customer service and quality workmanship; he also likes that the company expects the very best from each person on the team.

Chris, Home Paint Specialist

Chris, Home Paint SpecialistChris, a college graduate, comes to Painterati with over 20 years of direct business to business and business to consumer experience.  He is an active golfer hoping to crack the 80’s score; other hobbies include: hunting, fishing, boating, camping and a proud dog owner.  On daily basis Chris has a goal of “exceeding our customers expectations by tailoring each customer interaction to their needs, focusing on rapport and conveying a professionalism to deliver an elevated customer experience.  Chris was attracted to the Painterati team because of their focus on the customer experience and equipping each team member with the tools, skills and support for they need for success.

Jimmy, Home Paint Specialist

Jimmy, Home Paint SpecialistJimmy comes to Painterati after spending the last four years as a solar technician.  One of his hobbies includes being in a wiffle ball league.  He hopes to provide Painterati customers with, “peace of mind, knowing that they hired the right company to do a great job.”  Jimmy was attracted to the Painterati team because of the quality of people the company hires, “I wanted to be a part of a company that only hires professionally minded people, who get the job right, every time.”

Brock, Home Paint Specialist

Brock, Home Paint SpecialistBrock has been painting since he was sixteen years old.  His hobbies include: golf, working out, snowboarding, graphic design and spending time with nephews and nieces.  He joined Painterati because the company truly values it’s employees and provides an environment that encourages employees to grow by deepening knowledge of painting and customer satisfaction.  In his own words, “I love painting and meeting new people.  I love putting my name on a finished project that shows your level of skill and passion for what you do.  Painterati allows me to play to my strengths as an employee.”

Brian, Home Paint Specialist

Brian, Home Paint SpecialistBrian comes to Painterati with several years experience as an independent contractor.  He is a Minnesota sports enthusiast, closely following the Vikings and Wild; he enjoys spending time with his family, bike riding and playing basketball with his stepson.  “My personal desire is to provide a positive experience for Painterati clients; treating their home as I would treat my own, I want our clients to say YES I would do that again!”  Brian was attracted to the professional team at Painterati and the opportunity to advance his level of expertise.  In addition, he appreciates the family feeling and positive work environment the company tries to nurture.

Anthony, Home Paint Specialist

Anthony, Home Paint SpecialistAnthony joins Painterati with past painting experience.  He enjoys NFL football, Nascar racing and playing video games.  He aspires to create a fun, inspirational and safe work environment for Painterati customers and colleagues.  Anthony was attracted to Painterati for the opportunities to learn more about painting and to improve upon his passion for painting in a team atmoshphere.

Jay, Construction Specialist

Jay, Construction SpecialistJay began his construction career with a small general contractor learning the in’s and out’s of quality work.  He developed an interest in cabinet making while in high school when he worked for a high end custom cabinet shop.  His interests in construction increased when he began working with a custom home builder.  It was during this time that he gained a great deal of knowledge about construction and developed a love for customer relationships.  Jay comments, “being a part of the Painterati team is great, I love seeing the start to finish progress and the joy of the customer with completion of every job.”