Our Valuable Design Team Members

The Solid Wood Cabinet Company has highly trained designers who utilize state-of-the-art kitchen design software in all of our local showroom. We pride ourselves on being able to offer the best prices, quality cabinets and the best kitchen design in the industry. We have showrooms in Allentown, PA, Harrisburg, PA, Lancaster, PA, Levittown, PA, Plymouth Meeting, PA, Wayne, PA, Warminster, PA, Brick, NJ, Egg Harbor, NJ, Moorestown, NJ, Paramus, NJ and Woodbridge, NJ. Stop by and visit our one of our beautiful showrooms for a free 3D kitchen design!

Allentown, PA Showroom Designers

Suzanne Joseph
Suzanne JosephKitchen Designer
Suzanne has been a kitchen designer for over 25 years. She is a Graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City with an A.A.S. in Interior Design. She has earned her National Certification (NCIDQ), from the Council for Interior Design Qualification. Suzanne worked as a designer for the Home Depot family of stores for 10 years starting in the Home Depot store, and then ending up with their higher end store, Expo Design Center. She left there and went to work at a kitchen design firm. She was there for 16 years working on new construction homes as well as remodel jobs. Suzanne has designed kitchens and full house interiors for million dollar homes. Suzanne is excited to be part of the Solid Wood Cabinet Co. team. Suzanne loves what she does and can’t wait to work with you to come up with a design and solutions to meet your specific needs. There is no job that is too big, or no job that is too small.
Erin Muessig
Erin MuessigKitchen Designer
Erin has worked in interiors for 5 years, including Custom Window Coverings, Kitchen Remodel, and Design. She has always had a passion for interior design and loves working with people. She will focus on your individual needs and wants for your new space and help design a kitchen that best suits you. Her goal is to make the process as easy as possible and FUN! When Erin isn’t working, she loves playing with her two small children, gardening, and traveling.

Harrisburg, PA Showroom Designers

Jackie Thomas
Jackie ThomasKitchen Designer
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Jackie attended The Art Institute of York and received her degree in interior design in 2008. She since has dabbled between working for furniture dealers and designing kitchens, but definitely enjoys kitchen design much more!

Jackie loves having a job where she can use her creativity to help her client’s dreams come true. Design has always been an important part of her life, and she regularly is looking for ways to enhance different design elements in her own home.

In her spare time, Jackie loves being with her dogs or spending time outdoors.

Caryn Kehrly
Caryn KehrlyKitchen Designer
Caryn Kehrly is a published author, entrepreneur and designer for over 35 years. Caryn shares very wise and enlightening information, helping home owners and kitchen and bath remodelers, to understand all facets of their project. Caryn loves assisting her clients with her innovative knowledge, and develops a plan to complete their project in a timely manner. Thinking, feeling, believing, taking action and seeing the results, customers benefit from her enthusiasm, consistent care, time tested strategies and a design with your personal stamp on it! Her wealth of knowledge is beneficial and impactful to your project or business. Caryn knows the journey you are on! “I research and read trends. I’ve been in the trenches and ‘get’ your desire to create something truly yours, a room that excites you, something you’re can be proud of.

“Caryn is a born leader who can inspire people to rally behind a cause and really make a difference.”

Marshall Cassel
Marshall CasselKitchen Designer

Lancaster, PA Showroom Designers

Rachel Gore
Rachel GoreKitchen Designer
Rachel has an associate degree in Architecture Technology, a bachelor’s degree in Architecture Design and Build. She interned with SRG Architects in NY, and has 5 years’ experience as an architectural designer. She worked with the Youth-Go-Green Program in Lancaster City, teaching architecture and the value of design and creativity to 6th -8th graders. She is an active member in her community, supporting young female entrepreneurs, and volunteering at the Good Samaritan Services Shelter. Rachel’s hobbies include urban design, painting, and real estate.

Levittown, PA Showroom Designers

Natalia Panczyszyn
Natalia PanczyszynKitchen Designer
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Natalia has been with The Solid Wood Cabinet Company since August of 2014 and is no stranger to the kitchen and design industry. Prior to focusing her career on kitchen design and sales, Natalia worked on residential restoration throughout central NJ, as well as commercial and multi-housing design and sales. Natalia has an Associate’s Degree in Fine Arts and continues taking classes at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia to pursue her passions in painting and sculpture.
Tony DeFrank
Tony DeFrankKitchen Designer
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Tony’s background comes from spending 39 years in the kitchen and appliance field. He owned and operated a kitchen and appliance store for the past 28 years. Tony is exited to bring his skills and expertise to his new home at Sold Wood Cabinets.

He started out working in his families appliance business as a teenager and has enjoyed helping customers ever since. Upon graduating from Rider University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, he began to pursue his passion for kitchen design. Tony has received numerous kitchen design certifications from various manufacturers including most recently, Solid Wood Cabinets. Tony has worked with home owners, architects, builders, and contractors throughout his career.

Tony has created thousands of beautiful kitchens and has helped his customers in their selection of cabinets, appliances, counters, sinks, and faucets. His knowledge of appliances and kitchen products is extensive and he always stays informed about current trends and innovations in the industry. You can feel confident that Tony will guide you through the entire process of your remodeling project and with so many years of experience, he is sure to find solutions that will fit within your budget.

Tony likes to say: “I’m a people person, and I enjoy the challenge of turning a wish list into a reality”

So bring in your wish list and let him get started on the kitchen of your dreams!

Cathy Maiorano
Cathy MaioranoKitchen Designer
Cathy has over 7 years of in- home design experience. Her main focus will always be the customer and delivering an exceptional experience. Cathy looks forward to bringing your dream kitchen to reality. In her spare time she enjoy the beach and life with her 5 Grandchildren.

Plymouth Meeting, PA Showroom Designers

Cindy Juillet
Cindy JuilletKitchen Designer
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Cindy found a home at Solid Wood Cabinets and she is am not leaving! Do you want to know why? She’s been around the block and after getting a college degree in Interior Design, she went to work for a large Philadelphia Real Estate company, where she designed and decorated hotel lobbies, model apartments, and conference rooms.

Cindy did this for 10 years but needed more of a challenge. She then accepted a position designing kitchens with a private custom kitchen & granite company. She found her true calling designing kitchens and followed her dreams working in the design industry. She has been with SWC for over 4 years where she work with great products, excellent corporate support, and a friendly and courteous staff. She has accumulated 15+ years’ experience designing kitchens.

Cindy has won numerous awards and can’t wait to help new customers, step by step, in designing their dream kitchens.

Adam Ziser
Adam ZiserKitchen Designer
Adam graduated from the University of Maryland with degrees in General Business and Finance but soon realized corporate life was not for him. He eventually landed a job with a kitchen cabinet company doing design and found his passion.

Adam has been in the kitchen and bath industry for the last 16 years designing kitchens, baths, outdoor kitchens, offices, entertainment centers, and more. He has been involved in design, fabrication, and installation in both the cabinet and stone industries. Adam has a real passion and takes great pride and joy taking a customer’s ideas and transforming them into a kitchen that not only meets, but exceeds, their expectations both functionally and aesthetically. Stop in and visit Adam and let him turn your ideas into reality.

Wayne, PA Showroom Designers

Donna Solecki-Moschetti
Donna Solecki-MoschettiKitchen Designer
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Bonjour! Donna is a resident of the Philadelphia suburbs for the past 15 years having moved here from Paris, France where she lived and worked for over 10 years. She loves fashion and interior design and has a passion for designing Kitchens and Bathrooms.

She believes that functionality and attention to detail is KEY to a successful design and her goal in designing Kitchens is to ensure that fulfill the desires of her Clients. She has also been on the “other side of the desk” when she and her husband decided to remodel their own kitchen 10 years ago… a very emotional and exciting event – many a happy meal and memory have been made in their Kitchen!

Scott Warren
Scott WarrenKitchen Designer
Scott has worked in the Design field for nearly 20 years. He graduated from the Colorado Institute of Art with a Bachelors in Interior Design. For many years he worked for the most prestigious residential design firm in Denver mentoring under the famous designer James R Hartley. Eventually Scott took over Hartley House Interiors and ran it until his move to Philadelphia. His projects worldwide include everything from castles and mansions, to condos and bungalows. After relocating to the east coast he obtained his real estate license and loves finding people their dream homes in his spare time. Designing beautiful functional kitchens while giving his clients an enjoyable experience is his passion. His favorite design experience was being able to help design a project for Pope John Paul the II in Denver. When Scott is not working he enjoys exploring Fairmount Park with his dog, traveling, and the occasional Netflix binge.

Warminster, PA Showroom Designers

Robert “Bob” Chiarlanza
Robert “Bob” ChiarlanzaKitchen Designer
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Bob is one of our top salesmen and has been in the kitchen and bath design industry for over ten years. He is certified by the National Kitchen and Bath Association and has a mechanical engineering degree which translates into functional and balanced designs. Contractors revere him because of his knowledge with all aspects of installation and project management skills. You will not find a more capable and consumer oriented designer.
Mike Will
Mike WillKitchen Designer
Mike has been working in the kitchen cabinet industry for over 40 years. His experience includes working in every aspect of the industry and his background enables skillful designs. His strong understanding of competitive landscape provides customers with unique remodeling concepts. Mikes training by National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) insures your kitchen design will meet national standards.

Mike spends his time off with his 3 grand children who live with him along with Jessy his youngest daughter and son in law, Mike’s disabled brother Keith also lives there. His beliefs in the strength of family and his caring nature carry over to his customers. He treats his customers like family.

Mike is a veteran and has served his country honorably.

Brick, NJ Showroom Designers

Nate Berger
Nate BergerKitchen Designer
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Nate’s thorough knowledge of the kitchen industry & signature easy-going style of unsurpassed customer service loves guiding his customers in the process of designing their dream kitchen, and within their budget! Nate is an honorary member of the President’s Club & The Million Dollar Club. Nate has also been the recipient of numerous awards throughout his years at SWCC.

Egg Harbor, NJ Showroom Designers

Malina Davis
Malina DavisKitchen Designer
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Malina feels there is art in the environments we live in and this is what drives her as a Designer. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design from the Art Institute of Philadelphia. Along the journey, she found her passion specifically in residential design. The kitchen is a room used every day and designing kitchens for people, allows her to better someone’s every day life.

Having grown up in South Jersey she’s experienced the luscious pine barrens, sandy shores, and city life across the bridge. Exploring these various cultures, she can design with a variety of styles and influences in mind.

A room is a canvas that limits no medium to develop a relationship between people and their surroundings. A project with her will be exciting and fresh and she look forward to the adventure.

Danielle Natale
Danielle NataleKitchen Designer
Danielle has a natural eye for design and color/texture combinations. She has a Fine Art’s Degree and a little over 15 years in several aspects of design. Her sense of humor and easy down to earth personality will make you feel comfortable when designing any of your home projects. Danielle is very family and friend oriented and loves meeting and interacting with new people.

Moorestown, NJ Showroom Designers

Darin Chomenko
Darin ChomenkoKitchen Designer
For as long as Darin can remember, he has always gravitated towards creativity and design. As a child, he loved playing with Legos and Tetris making the blocks fit in the best areas. Later in life, he was the big fish in a small pond when it came to art and creativity. As schooling and his education continued, he found himself becoming a smaller fish in a forever growing ocean of life.

Leaving college with a Bachelors’ of Fine Arts and a concentration in Graphic Design, Darin found himself in numerous jobs that always involved art and design. Darin was a graphic designer for Dale Carnegie of Houston, Texas. Lead Designer for a pharmaceutical firm. An art teacher at a private high school in Lawrence, New Jersey where he taught applied arts, art history, intro to painting, drawing and graphic design. Darin also was their Scenic Artist who designed, built, and painted all of the school’s productions for the drama department.

For the past three years, he has been in the kitchen and bath industry. He has designed hundreds of different rooms: kitchens, baths, offices, butler pantries, galley kitchens, wet/dry bars, libraries and more; anything with a cabinet. Darin has experience with standard and fully customizable cabinets, multiple door styles, multiple wood species, glazes, stains and painted finishes. He has always enjoyed a challenge. Darin feels you don’t appreciate winning when there isn’t a competition in the first place. It means more when we have to try and succeed. When things become comfortable, they become normal. Just because something is normal to you, it does not mean it is normal to everyone else.

Ira Wechsler
Ira WechslerKitchen Designer
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Ira has worked in the home remolding industry for the past twenty years. He started in the business owning a flooring and tile company in servicing New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland. His company focused on three main areas, multi-family housing, commercial contracts, and through our Southern New Jersey showroom retail customers. Ira then transitioned to a position with a national flooring retailer serving as the installation manager for the Philadelphia region. In addition, he has owned numerous rental properties in Camden NJ and Chester PA. He has been on all sides of remodeling business.
Denise Wynters
Denise WyntersKitchen Designer
Denise is a Villanova grad with a business degree. After graduating, she decided to put her degree to good use and started her own home painting business, which she owned and operated for five years. Home painting fulfilled her love of home improvement while using her business smarts. The painting business led her into multi-family property management, in which she had to design and plan kitchen and bath renovations for many different types of spaces. She realized she not only had a knack for interior design, but she was passionate about it as well!

Since then, she has transitioned into residential kitchen design and has collaborated with hundreds of clients, all with different kitchens and different needs. She prides herself on her ability to create kitchens that are as functional as they are beautiful, unique to the needs and lifestyle of her customers. She values a kitchen with style that lasts, ensuring that her customers are satisfied with their kitchen for years to come.

Outside of work, Denise can be found working on personal home improvement projects, volunteering with an animal rescue organization, and enjoying the outdoors with her two rescue dogs.

Woodbridge, NJ Showroom Designers

Mike Shroeder
Mike Shroeder Kitchen Designer
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Mike is a sales professional with years of experience in providing superior customer service. He has spent the last several years in custom design and always goes the extra mile to see that his customers are completely satisfied with the kitchen that has been designed. Mike loves collaborating with his customers to make sure the end result is the kitchen of their dreams!
Jenny Santiago
Jenny SantiagoKitchen Designer
I’ve been in the design world for almost 20 years. I have a degree in Architecture and Interior Design as well. I specialized in my whole career in designing kitchen and bathroom and I am very passionate when it comes to my profession and family goals. It’s been my pride to help my customers build their dream kitchen and make sure I listen to every detail that they wanted to fulfill and accomplish. I devote my time as I value the time of my customer. I always want to share my knowledge and experience with them because I believe that Kitchen and Bath are only done once, and educating my customer will save them time and money and we all can create a better design and see it build.

I always tell myself “if I can only buy time I would do it!” I feel like helping people is never ending. I can’t explain the happiness and joy of my customer when they see their kitchen or bath done and ready for them. How thankful they are that someone can help them achieve their dream.

I don’t believe in competition, for me, as long as I gave in my best in everything that I do, I will consider myself a winner! It is always been my goal not to give up until it works and proven. One thing that escalates me in what I do is when I have a great team to work with.

My dad is my best mentor, when I was growing up, he always say “Learning is a continuing process.” I always make sure I update myself and improve every day to serve my customers as best as I can. I can say, being enthusiastic and having the right attitude will bring you all the way up there!

Christine Longette
Christine LongetteKitchen Designer
Christine has been an architectural and interior design enthusiast for as long as she can remember. She has even had a hand in designing and building a home of her own from the ground up. Combined with her 30-year graphic design background, this makes her a valuable resource in helping your dream kitchen come to life.

As a homeowner who is also a mom and grandmother, she understands that your kitchen is the heart and soul of your home. Christine will be with you every step of the way as you collaborate to create a kitchen design where style and function meet budget for the highest traffic room in your home.

In her spare time Christine enjoys entertaining friends in her home, baking, hands on home improvement projects, and spending time doing anything at all with her 2 daughters and 2 grandchildren.

Paramus, NJ Showroom Designers

Corey Harris
Corey HarrisKitchen Designer
Corey is a jovial spirit with a serious passion for design. As a Certified Kitchen & Bath Designer, Corey has the know-how to design beautiful 3D kitchens for any type of client. He has more than 20 years of experience in the industry, and his expertise spans furniture, area rugs, and tile, as well as kitchen and bath design and installation. An intimate knowledge of both the design and the installation of a great kitchen makes him a great designer and a valuable resource for customers.

Corey’s design philosophy is to create timeless living spaces that continue to please year after year. For him, the ability to use his creativity to forge memorable moments in his client’s lives brings him joy. When working with customers, Corey promotes an atmosphere where the customer feels free to ask questions. His deep knowledge of the industry allows him to answer any question the client may have. He believes that, “There isn’t a question that cannot be asked. Therefore, there isn’t a question that cannot be answered.”

Outside of work, Corey loves fishing, music, and coaching youth sports.