Rusty Landes has taken a life-long passion of ‘hands on’ woodworking, custom furniture making, and creating architectural millwork and trim, and turned it into his 45 year career. A purist for the old world hand hewn techniques and details, Rusty uses his well-rounded experience and gleaned knowledge to guide our talented team of craftsmen, finishers, and installers through every project, orchestrating and engineering the best fit and finish achievable, ensuring that each of our products show exceptional artisanship. Rusty makes himself available to jump into any part of the process, whether it be manufacturing, finishing, installation, or even design. In his spare time, Rusty enjoys spending time with his 3 grandchildren, enjoying the outdoors, and occasionally running from bears.
Creative Director/Lead Designer
Kim Price brings over 35 years of client specific design experience to Bucks County Cabinetry & Design. Experienced in both residential design and large scale commercial work, her passion for design is exceeded only by her desire to provide the client with the best experience and results possible. Kim directs and leads her design team through every part of the process, from space planning, hand drawn and computer generated drawings and renderings, through the final touches including fabric, paint, tile and lighting selections. Kim and her team maximize their collective creativity to ensure a client’s expectations are always exceeded. Whenever possible, Kim schemes to find a few hours alone with a book.
Mary Handly brings with her over 30 years of client specific customer service, over 20 of those years spent in the Kitchen and Bath industry. Loved by her contractors and clients alike, Mary provides the unparalleled care and attention to detail that our customers not only appreciate, but for which they return again and again. Mary’s warmth and friendliness know no bounds, and her enthusiasm is contagious. Every visitor to the showroom feels instantly welcomed, and more importantly, heard. Mary enjoys spending every hour possible with her 4 grandchildren.
Poggenpohl Project Manager
Diane, a Bucks County native and Art Institute of Philadelphia graduate, began her Kitchen Design career crafting showroom displays for a European luxury kitchen cabinet manufacturer. Her project management prowess is fueled by a passion for organization and meticulous attention to detail. She relies on intuition rather than specific design tricks, ensuring each project feels right and works best. Beyond work, Diane enjoys reading, music, podcasts, and continuous learning, often exploring new languages. She’s a devoted library volunteer and shares her home with Luna, a rescued gray tuxedo cat. Diane dreams of cultural-rich vacations in Barcelona, South Korea, Scotland, and Tuscany, with a deep appreciation for architecture, traditional food, music, and history. Join Diane in creating outstanding kitchen spaces and exploring the world’s diverse cultures.
Bucks County Cabinetry & Design is pleased to have Don Setzer on board with us. Don has over 40 plus years of experience in the Kitchen and Bath industry. As the former owner of Kulla Kitchens in the northeast, Don brings with him his extensive experience in designing, engineering, ordering and overseeing a wide range of residential remodeling projects. Don’s talent and eye for engineering the smallest details and his unmatched product knowledge ensure that he can provide a client with exceptional design for the best budget possible. In his off hours, Don enjoys spending time with his grandchildren and 4 dogs,1 ‘grand dog’ and having ‘live music adventures’ with his son.
Originally from Bucks County, Kristal discovered her passion for Kitchen Design after graduating from The Art Institute in 2011. Starting as an independent Interior Designer, she gradually transitioned into whole house cabinetry design over the last 5 years. Her job’s most rewarding aspect is bringing clients’ visions to life within budget, blending functionality and aesthetics. Kristal’s signature touch involves meticulously applying finishes to her 3D designs, offering clients a realistic preview of their spaces. Beyond work, she enjoys athletic activities during the day and savoring homemade meals with loved ones at night. She’s also a devoted advocate for pitbulls and dreams of exploring Europe with friends to immerse herself in diverse cultures, cuisine, and dancing.
Hailing from Queens, NY, John entered Kitchen Design through a unique path as a manufacturers’ representative. He manages Home Depot and Lowe’s accounts in New York for a kitchen manufacturer. John’s passion lies in unveiling fresh kitchen visions for clients, often introducing possibilities they hadn’t considered. He’s known for his signature move: relocating sinks into islands when space and client vision align. Outside work, John enjoys sci-fi movies and quality time with family. He shares his home with two cherished dogs: Tiger, a Plott hound, and Bubbles, a German Shorthaired Pointer. Dreaming of a Hawaiian getaway, John invites you to join him in transforming kitchen dreams into a coastal reality or snug retreat.
Kristin Ferro began her career with a degree in Interior Design. A fortuitous job opportunity opened the door to a decades long career in Kitchen Design. Kristin combines her unwavering commitment to continuous learning with her unmatched attention to detail in every task to which she applies herself. Beyond work, her life is enriched by a love for art, literature, and travel, and the company of her cats. As soon as the opportunity presents itself, you will find Kristin flying off to Italy.
Design Associate/AutoCAD Technician
New to the Bucks County Cabinetry team is Bruce Wachtendorf, a skilled associate designer. With over 20 years in the industry, Bruce has dealt with projects as small as a single vanity, to as large as outfitting an entire high-rise building with appliances and fixtures. He believes doing things right the first time pays off in the long run, and puts this philosophy to the test with each of our projects. Bruce’s extensive background and knowledge in home remodeling make him an excellent fit for working with contractors, builders, and clients alike. He has familiarized himself with many parts of the process, from building and installing to designing detailed pieces for the clients. Bruce enjoys intricate wood carving and model railroading.
AutoCAD Technician & Graphic Rendering
Bucks County Cabinetry & Design is fortunate to have had Sam Palestino Villarreal on board as associate designer for the last 3 years. Utilizing a combination of kitchen design specific software along with Photoshop and other computer graphic programs, Sam assists in finalizing client designs for projects, as well as creating graphic renderings. He also serves as the CAD specialist for the company, and with this technology, Sam is able to provide his clients with photo realistic renderings of his designs, affording the client the opportunity to experience their new space as if it were complete. He continues to maintain and manage the AutoCAD standards for this company, as well as push the boundaries of the company’s graphic design capabilities. Thanks to his talents, we are finding new ways to relay our design efforts and ideas to our clients. Sam values good design, honest work, and calls himself an avid LEGO enthusiast.
Jason McDermott has been with Bucks County Cabinetry for nearly 19 years. As a devoted member of the cabinetry making team, he has experience in wooden cabinetry making, as well as installation and fabrication. He is passionate about the precision of the product, focusing on ironing out those minute details to ensure a pristine final product heads to the finishing department. Jason’s talent and commitment to accuracy and excellence brings our cabinetry to the next level. In his spare time, Jason enjoys building and repairing mountain bikes.
Marc Stasen has been a dedicated member of our cabinetry making team for over 6 years. When he started, he was installing our cabinetry for our clients in their homes, but he quickly realized his passion for cabinet making, and transitioned to our manufacturing shop to take on more. His drive and enthusiasm to find and build custom solutions for complex homes comes second to none. When Marc is not in the shop, he enjoys cooking new recipes and playing ice hockey.
Vicky, originally from Spinnerstown, PA, contributes her expertise to the Kitchen Design business from the Administration/Accounting Department. Her favorite aspect of her role is the job diversity it offers. In her every day work life, she excels at bringing organization and order to a very creative environment. Outside of work, Vicky enjoys gardening and skiing. She shares her home with Kash, a friendly Male White Samoyed Dog who thrives on attention. Vicky’s dream vacation is a beach-bound adventure, with plenty of sun, sand, suds, and surf.
Contact us today to plan a custom-tailored project for your kitchen, bathroom, library, or other room in your home or office.