Meet Our Team


Danette Bailey

Interiors Manager

Danette has been with Standale Interiors for almost 20 years. She started part-time in flooring and is now managing the flooring, window treatment departments.She and her husband have a son and daughter as well as two grandchildren.

Patty Bylsma

Flooring Designer

Patty has been in the flooring industry for over 30 years. She was a rep for several years for a large flooring manufacturer, but loves working one-on-one with her clients putting together the finishing touches in flooring and interior design. She has been with Standale Interiors for over 15 years. She and her husband have two daughters and they all love hunting and have been on several Safari's.

Mari George

Flooring Support Staff

Mari has been with Standale since 1991. She started in wall coverings and then moved into flooring sales. After taking time off to be a stay-at-home mom, she returned to work in the flooring office in 2010. She loves working at Standale. “It has always felt like home to me.” She and her husband Jeff have 3 kids who keep them busy.

Brent Hart

Flooring Designer

Brent has been involved in the floor covering industry for almost 30 years. His 12 years as an installer gives him a unique perspective when helping his clients choose the right flooring for their home. Brent prides himself on providing an excellent installed product, as well as helping to coordinate color and design. He and his wife have three sons and a daughter.

Dawn Holtvluwer

Flooring Support Staff

Dawn started at Standale Lumber as a receptionist in 1978. She left to be a stay-at-home mom and returned to Standale Interiors in 1996. She has worked as a receptionist, assisted in the drapery departments and now works in the flooring office. She loves being able to help where needed in whatever way necessary. She and her husband have two daughters and are NO longer awaiting the arrival of a granddaughter. DAWN AND HER HUSBAND CLUTCH LOVE BEING GRANDPARNETS TO GRANDSON TEDDY. Every other year, they take a mission trip to Honduras.

Robin Sharp

Flooring Designer

Robin began working for Standale Interiors as a receptionist. When a position became available in the flooring department, Robin was excited to put her Interior Design degree (earned in 2006) to use. She loves helping her clients find just the right product to bring their vision for their home together.

Darci Sieggreen

Flooring Designer

Darci received her degree in Interior Design in 1999 and has been with Standale Interiors for over 15 years. She loves coordinating the entire package for her clients. She and her husband have twins – a boy and a girl – as well as an older son.

Michelle Cooper

Flooring Designer

Michelle has been in the floor covering industry since 1997 and at Standale Interiors since 2012. It is her passion to work with clients and help them turn their decorating ideas into a reality within their home. She loves helping with design on any budget and projects from large to small. She has one son.

Sean Dykstra

Flooring Sales

Sean has been in the flooring industry for over 23 years. He enjoys working with his clients and bringing their flooring dreams to reality. His experience and commitment to customer satisfaction is his number one goal. He and his wife Teri have five wonderful children (three daughters and two sons). In his spare time in enjoys spending time in the outdoors with family and friends.


Anneke Huisman

Cabinetry Designer

Anneke has been in the home improvement industry for over 15 years. She has extensive experience in both kitchens and flooring. She has lived in Boston, California and North Carolina, but now calls Michigan her home. She has both an art and English degree from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI. A busy wife and mom, she enjoys creating art, crafting and writing in her free time.

Sarah Veltema

Sarah’s connection to Standale began over 20 years ago when her husband joined Standale Lumber. She later filled the position of receptionist and began helping out in the cabinety department. She now enjoys carrying out the administrative duties for the for the department and working closely with the designers, suppliers and customers. She and her husband have a son and a daughter.

Michele Harder

Cabinetry Designer

Michele has had a passion for Interior Design since childhood. Drawing house plans and rearranging furniture was a favorite activity from an early age. Since moving to Grand Rapids in 1999, she has worked solely in the furniture, flooring, and kitchen and bath industry. When she has time to play, she enjoys woodworking and designing interiors, of course. She is married to a builder and they have three daughters.

Yuliya Kononova

Cabinetry Designer

Yuliya is a dedicated interior designer with over 15 years experience creating kitchen and bathroom spaces. She has an architectural degree from Russia and she lives in Grand Rapids with her two children.

She has also entered the field of health and nutrition in an effort to make herself and her family healthier.


Nancy Cooper

Window Treatment Designer

Nancy Cooper, likes to say, "Let us put the lipstick on your project." Her 25+ years of designing window treatments will make your project a breeze. The days of white only are gone.  We can match wall colors to add a softness to the hard window treatments or drapery fabrics in embroidered sheers or soft casement fabrics. We use a lot of faux silks and linens.  Nancy can also design custom bedspreads and pillows for you.

Nancy's husband, Craig, is the Certified Hunter Douglas installer for Standale Interiors.

Deb Ferguson

Window Treatment Designer

Deb attended GRCC for Interior Design. She has worked in draperies at Ann Marie’s, Johnson Carpet and now, Standale Interiors.


Jan Lehman


Jeffrey Coop Klamer

IT Manager


Carolyn Ash


Carolyn has been with Standale Interiors since the fall of 2015. As one of our receptionists, she enjoys meeting and greeting new and returning customers, to ensure they get the assistance they need in any of our departments. Carolyn enjoys traveling with her husband and boys, cooking and walking her dog.

Alissa Jacobson


Alissa has been with Standale Interiors since 2016. As one of the Receptionists, she looks forward to ensuring that every customer enters feeling welcome and leaves excited about the possibilities Standale has to offer. Alissa enjoys spending her time traveling and hanging out with her two puppies.


Megan DeWeerd

Support Staff

Megan started working at Standale in the summer of 2017. She enjoys being an assistant to Sarah Veltema in the cabinetry department and helping customers and co-workers when she can. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and shopping.