I’ve always liked the creative side of design and I love to cook, so creating a great kitchen is fun for me.
Robin grew up in the Flint area and attended Ferris State University. He spent twenty plus years in the lumber and building trade industry working for James Lumber, where he first began his career in kitchen and bath design. He joined Starline in 1995 and has been a consistent top performer ever since, serving 1000’s of satisfied clients.
Elements of Interior Design are an integral part of the design work Bill does for his customers as he strives to make each project a recipient of a “Wow” rating from their friends and families.
Joining the Starline Design staff in 2003, Bill is a Nationally Certified Kitchen Designer with years of credentials. He has served on Interior Design Advisory Boards at Lansing Community College, Baker College – Flint, Auburn Hills, and Clinton Township. He also served as an Adjunct Instructor in the Interior Design Department at Baker – Flint Campus, teaching classes in Kitchen Studio, Bath Studio, and Electrical & Mechanical Factors. He has served as a board member of CIDR (Coalition for Interior Design Registration) for several years. In addition, he is a past President of the Michigan State Chapter of NKBA (National Kitchen & Bath Association) and the Chapter Representative to National, as well as VP – Legislative Affairs, and Chapter Secretary (not all at once!). In 2013, he was nominated to the Michigan State Chapter Hall of Fame.
Jacob feels that every kitchen has a story to go along with it, and it is his job to help express that story for all to see.
Since 2013, Jacob has been a part of the Starline team. He has a Bachelor’s of Science in Architectural Technology from Baker College, with Minors in Construction Technology and CAD Sciences. Jacob has the honor and distinction of being recognized as one of the NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association) 30 Under 30 award winners for 2017. This is a program that recognizes the top 30 individuals associated with the Kitchen industry, under the age of 30, that are nominated by their peers.
Besides being a designer with Starline, he is also a weekend radio show host on local Flint stations.
According to Rob, there is no project too big or too small. All of Rob’s clients will get his 100% effort towards satisfaction.
With over 17 years’ experience in the kitchen and bath industry Rob is not one to shy away from the challenges of unique design situations, helping his clients realize the form and function potential of each room of the house. Whether finding the perfect vanity, overseeing a complete home renovation, or helping to design a new home, Rob is known for forging personal relationships with his clients and giving personal attention to detail throughout the duration of the project. Rob adeptly utilizes the immense breadth of products and services available to Starline clients to maximize any budget. Rob has been able to assists his long-standing clients with their vacation homes from Northern Michigan to Naples, Florida utilizing the technological tools that have made the design process and the ability to communicate with ease, both in person, and over great distances.
Beth puts her passion to work with her expert eye for color, design and functionality. She has the experience to design the perfect solution for her customers’ needs and personal tastes.
She regularly works with contractors and is accustomed to their requirements.
She became a member of the Starline family in 2009 while completing her internship and has been in the Interior Design industry for more than 10 years. She attended Baker College in Flint and Auburn Hills Michigan receiving a Bachelor’s of Science in Interior Design and a minor in Architecture.
Beth is a longtime Flushing resident who is familiar face to many, as she previously worked at Riverside Animal Hospital in Flushing.
Joining Starline after receiving her Associates of Applied Science in Interior Design from Baker College, Ty brings 15 years of customer focused retail sales experience. She takes pride in quality service, as well as her computer aided designs that are key in creating excitement and solidifying confidence with clients.
Jim enjoys interacting with people and takes pride in the completion of each project. Most of all, he takes great satisfaction in seeing the customer’s joy as their dream kitchen or bath comes to fruition.
Jim has been the Project Manager at Starline since 2014. He has been in the building and remodeling trade for over 32 years, leaving clients to feel they have a competent individual managing their projects.