Meet the Designers

The designers at Star can help you decide what material will work best for your lifestyle and your budget. We can also make sure your countertop fits your space perfectly. Our trained estimators will come to your home and use cutting edge technology to create exact measurements. Come to our showroom today to see samples of hundreds of countertop styles

Paul Molina - Wichita Retail Flooring Manger

Paul brings impressive experience to his job as Flooring Manager at Star.  He worked for many years doing flooring sales and estimating. Paul understands what it takes to get a project done. With his decades of experience, he helps homeowners take their flooring projects “from Star to finish”.

Angie Ridder - Retail Flooring Operations Manager

Angie has a background in commercial and residential Interior Design. She earned her BA in Interior Design from the International Academy of Design and Technology in Chicago.  She has many years designing and drafting kitchens and floor plans for various companies.

Her personal interest lies in eco-friendly, healthy products and environments.


Allen Clouse - Realtor Services

Allen is passionate about customer service and will make sure your shopping experience is a wonderful one. Allen has a B.S. in Finance from KSU and owns and manages several rental properties.  Allen's expertise with property management and flooring installation will ensure that you get a beautiful product as well as one that will work with your lifestyle.

Dave Botkin - Commercial and Retail Flooring Specialist

Dave has worked at Star for over ten years. His background includes commercial flooring, working out of the main street commercial show room. He also takes care of new construction builders and many remodelers. Dave also can help you with your questions on design, installation of your remodeling projects.

Vickie Julian - Interior Design Specialist

As an Allied Member of ASID (American Society of Interior Designers), Vickie enjoys assisting customers with coordination of their home improvement projects. She especially enjoys designing kitchen and bathrooms and the rewarding outcome of helping clients who feel overwhelmed with the design and selection process. Vickie is a fan of professional hockey and enjoys cheering for the Colorado Avalanche. She also takes an interest in live music performances and loves outdoor activities such as biking and roller blading.

Kim Steffens - Interior Design Specialist

Kim is dedicated to customer service, low pressure sales and educating the customer on what will best fit their needs.  A graduate of Hutchinson High School and attended Hutchinson Junior college, she has over 10 years of sales experience and has helped design numerous kitchens with local builders. She holds certifications in high end appliance sales and design courses. Kim’s hobbies are traveling and traveling with good books. She’s been on 13 cruises to many different countries, and especially enjoys time in the sun and sand!

Tracey Weaver - Design Specialist

Tracey's expertise and commitment to helping her customers find the right flooring looks at the right budget make her a perfect fit for the Star team. 

Matt Pommier - Design Specialist

 Matt loves helping people find the perfect style for their home projects. Whether you're looking to freshen up your floor or your whole room, he can take your inspiration to the next level to create a look you'll love.