Each one of our designers is committed to providing you with the utmost level of design quality—melding form and function. Click below to meet the designer of your next kitchen!

Marcello Arredondo

designer

After receiving his Bachelors degree from The Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale, Marcello Arredondo began his Kitchen Design career in 2004 after moving back to his hometown of San Antonio,TX. He began working for a national wholesaler and designed more than 1,200 kitchens to achieve yearly top sales awards from one of the largest cabinet manufactures in the country. Marcello believes that design should encompass form, fit and function to achieve not only an aesthetically coherent space, but to also give functional balance to the client’s home. From the start of the design process, Marcello will ensure your dream kitchen will become a reality through consistent communication and attention to detail.

Ellen Baker

designer

Ellen began her design career in 2003, after a career as an analyst in New York, and has completed hundreds of kitchen and bathroom projects as well as offices and dens. She joined UB Kitchens in 2014 and enjoys meeting and working with new and former clients. She also works closely with her colleagues on the day-to-day operations of the business.

Eric Curtis

Project Manager

Winner of several World Class Service Awards, Eric Curtis spent the last decade wowing clients at Reico Kitchen & Bath, a well respected firm in Northern Virginia. Having worn the hats of both a Project Manager and Design Associate, Eric has the unique ability to see a remodel project from either angle. “Being able to access the experiences of both is invaluable” he says. Eric enjoys serving clients and is always looking to exceed their expectations. “In the end we want every client to be happy, it’s really that simple.”
Andria Eckert

Andria Eckert

designer

After receiving a bachelor’s degree in interior design, Andria began her career designing custom cabinetry for luxury homes in Indianapolis. Over the years, she has gained experience in commercial design, construction and sales but her true love has always been in residential design. Sunshine and outdoor adventure eventually brought her to Austin where she began her new exciting role as a UB Kitchen designer. She looks at every design as a new challenge and enjoys the opportunity to merge her creativity with her technical knowledge. She believes a perfect design is achieved when you find the ideal balance between functionality and beauty.
Noe Garcia

Noe Garcia

designer

Noe has worked in Civil Engineering and Land Surveying for over 25 years. He’s always had a passion for residential design and after working for a home builder, Noe decided to change his career to Kitchen and Bath design. He attended St. Mary’s University where he received a Certificate of Kitchen and Bath Design. Noe has over six year’s experience in kitchen design. His creative edge and technical background allows him to design kitchens that are functional and well balanced in form. He’s always willing to take on a new challenge and approaches every design with a vision of the customer’s dream kitchen. His goal is to design a kitchen beyond the customer’s expectations. Noe knows he’s accomplished his goal when a customer says “Wow, we love our kitchen.”

Joe Hoffer

designer

After graduating from George Mason University, Joe began his career as a Kitchen Designer in 2003 in the Washington DC area where he collaborated with builders, interior designers and homeowners while working with the largest kitchen and bath distributor in the country. He relocated to Austin and joined the team at UB Kitchens in 2010 and his designs have been featured on popular TV shows such as “Sell This House” and “Property Brothers,” as well as several design publications.

Craig Kamdar

designer

Craig started his kitchen and bath design career at Connecticut’s largest kitchen and bath dealer in 2002, while finishing college full time at the University of Connecticut. A seven time salesperson of the year award winner, Craig arrived at UB Kitchens in 2014, with a mission to help clients find equilibrium between entertaining and functionality within a terrific design. With 15 years of industry experience, Craig's kitchen and bath designs feature intimate warm woods and/or painted cabinets in transitional styles to the modern/contemporary classics. His even-keeled and calm demeanor will assure you, and his effervescent smile will put you at ease.