Chief Operating Officer Glenn Segler brings a commitment to teamwork, efficiency, and communication to Senior By Design. Before joining SBD five years ago, Glenn worked in the medical device industry and at GE, Citi, and Tenet, where he developed his skills in overseeing operations and streamlining workflow. In addition to improving efficiency and communication, Glenn works to maintain a family-like atmosphere at SBD. He balances his “obsession with structure” with a love for skiing, happy hours, and laughing — sometimes at his own expense.
Design Director Steven enjoys seeing other designs reach their potential and working together to create a beautiful space. Steven is known for finding the perfect statement piece, often from a resale or antique shop, that enhances a room. He loves working on installs and seeing the story a room has to tell. Outside of work, Steven enjoys traveling to the beach and the not-so-occasional shopping spree.
Creative Design Coordinator Rikki Clements was drawn to design from the beginning. She fell in love with the colors, textures, and elements of design. At SBD, Rikki works with the designers to keep track of all of the details that go into their installs. She looks forward to collaborating with the designers to create a space that surprises and inspires you. Outside of work, Rikki is busy renovating her home, working with her horse, and riding her dirt bike.
Designer Rafael Palli has worked in interior design and architecture across the globe. He earned a bachelor’s degree in architecture in Cuba and, after a few years working in Europe and South Africa, found his way to SBD. With his background in architecture, Rafael brings a unique skill set to the company. He excels in 3-D sketches and enjoys the artistic process of designing spaces. Rafael has an exuberant personality and brings energy to each of his projects.
Vice President of Sales and Marketing Brandi Westbrook has worked as a furniture buyer, furniture sales representative, and furniture designer. At SBD, she focuses on sales, marketing, and networking. Brandi is described as energetic and optimistic, and she brings her energy to SBD. She loves playing with her English bulldog, Atomic Bomb, and riding her motorcycle.
Designer Jennifer Gamez joined SBD in 2017. She began her professional design career in Southern California working in model homes and subsequently working as a hospitality Restaurant Designer. While Jennifer appreciates the occasional sparkly accessory, she believes the true mark of successful design is found by balancing function and beauty and delivering a pleasing experience for the client.
Designer Warren Wyatt lives by his grandmother’s saying, “A thing worth doing is worth doing well.” Before joining SBD three years ago, Warren owned his own residential design business. He was searching for a greater sense of purpose in his work; now at SBD, he takes pride in knowing his design improves people’s lives. Warren is diligent and driven, but he’s also down to earth. When he’s not working, he’s cooking in the kitchen, holding a glass of wine.
Designer Joey Robinson has worked with SBD for five years and partners with project architects to enhance interior and exterior spaces. He enjoys using his ability to see the design in 3-D to create welcoming, functional living facilities. After his dyslexia diagnosis, Joey started advocating for kids with learning disabilities.
Design Coordinator John Monaghan worked for Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue for eight years and five years, respectively. Working in corporate design, John learned how to create a beautiful space on a budget. He brings a strong sense of discipline and an eye for design to SBD. John is a natural artist; he is trained in drawing and painting. After work, John never turns down a nice meal or happy hour.
Designer Stephanie Cravens brings a background in residential real estate and construction project management. Before moving to Dallas, Stephanie’s work was featured on HGTV and several magazines including Better Homes and Gardens. She specializes in remodeling communities, creating dramatic "before and after” environments for seniors. She practices yoga to keep her mind and body strong.
Procurement and Operations Manager Mario Velazco loves the energy and family-like atmosphere at SBD. Mario’s days are filled with meeting with designers, scheduling furniture installations, and working with vendors. Outside of work, Mario can be found at the gym. He loves sharing his workout tips with his co-workers and friends — ask him for workout advice!