Our Experts

 Steve Anderson, Owner

Steve opened Anderson Floor Covering (now Anderson Carpet One) in Rehoboth Beach in 1976, along with his father, who was also a long-time flooring business owner. Steve dedicated over 40 years into making Anderson Carpet One the premiere place for all flooring needs in Sussex County Delaware. He has retired and left the care of the business and his loyal customers to his daughter, Ashley, continuing the legacy of keeping the business in the family. Steve's other passions are golf, horses, and spending time with his wife and two grown daughters.

 

 

Ashley Wilson, Executive Officer

Ashley joined her father Steve in May 2014 to become the third generation with Anderson Carpet One, after leaving a successful career in Homeland Security. Ashley has a keen eye for detail and style and has infused the business with new merchandise and technology, while ensuring customer service remains paramount. Ashley has certifications in Flooring Design and Flooring Sales and is a lover of textiles. The strides the flooring industry have made toward being more eco-friendly and high design, while still budget conscious continue to amaze her. She enjoys now being able to mix two of her passions: people and interior design.

 

Justin Fehrenbach, Senior Project Manager

Justin joined the team in February 2015 and now serves as our senior Project Manager and Estimator. He has 14 years of specialized installation experience and several certifications across multiple flooring categories. He is very detail-oriented and enjoys personally inspecting jobs and working with the installers on applying the latest installation techniques. Though he has expertise in every type of flooring, his favorite projects involve engineered hardwood flooring. Outside of work, Justin loves working on home improvement projects and spending time with his young family.

 

Brian Lehmuth, Project Manager/Estimator

Brian is a recent addition with us, as an intuitive sales & design professional. Over his 22-year career he has migrated from banking, new home sales & design through “Top 20 Flooring Retailer” and the 1# largest flooring manufacturer. As a top hard surface flooring specialist, and a member of the prestigious “Million Dollar Sales Club”, he looks forward to providing outstanding service to Anderson's customers. In his spare time, he loves firing up the grill, watching his Baltimore sports teams and more importantly spending time with his sons and family.

 

Dawn Fehrenbach, Sales & Design Consultant

Dawn joined her brother at Anderson Carpet One thirteen years ago and is now a Certified Flooring Consultant and Certified Flooring Designer. She has a wealth of knowledge on all flooring but particular enjoys helping clients create custom area rugs. Dawn has prior experience as a business owner and has fond childhood memories of helping her father in his flooring business. Dawn also happens to be an animal lover who has been known to rescue many over the years. Her favorite tip is to foremost choose a floor that suits your needs and you can’t go wrong.

 

 

Jennifer Sprigle, Sales & Design Consultant

Jen became a member of our team in 2016, bringing a wealth of knowledge, having served as a sales consultant in the flooring industry for 21 years. Jennifer is also a Certified Flooring Consultant and Certified Flooring Designer and really enjoys working one on one with customers to help them find the ideal color, design, and function for their homes. She is originally a Pennsylvania native where she worked for a high end flooring retailer very similar to Anderson Carpet One. She and her husband are enjoying discovering the local area, particularly on their boat. Jen is a true fan of luxury vinyl planking and thinks it is a great fit for the beach area.

 

Bill Thompson, Service Manager

Bill joined our team Spring of 2017. He comes to us with 30 years combined experience in the areas of sales, estimating, and installation. He began his career in the flooring business at the early age of 16 and he takes pride in his work. Bill is native to Delaware, having grown up in Newark. When he is not in our warehouse, Bill enjoys fishing and spending time with friends and family.

 

 

Chris Grimm, Warehouse Operations & Binding

Chris joined the Anderson team in February 2015 and currently serves in Warehouse Operations. He started his career as an installer, working under Justin Fehrenbach and has experience with all types of flooring. He is an excellent binder and is often called upon to address service repairs. In his spare time, Chris loves spending time at the beach and listening to live music.

 

 

Lisa Cray, Accounting

Lisa is one of the unsung heroes of Anderson Carpet One. She joined the company in 1995 and has adeptly served the business in many key capacities. She works behind the scenes and ensures things run seamlessly so that the business' primary focus remains on customer service. Lisa has a loving dog named Dumas (pronounced dumbass) who visits the store on occasion.

 

 

 

Jillian Wilson, Products Manager

Jill started working at Anderson Carpet One December of 2016. She has a Bachelors and Masters in Education but a passion and eye for interior design and decorating. She keeps our systems and showroom updated with the newest products in all areas of flooring. She was born and raised in Sussex County, having grown up with Ashley from the young age of 5. She is a part-time employee and spends most of her downtime with her husband and two children, ages 8 and 14.

 

 

Henry, Our Greeter

Henry is a 6 year old Cocker Spaniel, who comes to work every day with his mom, Ashley. When he is not running to the front door to kindly greet our customers, he can be found resting in the back office. Henry loves pizza, treats, and running on the beach. Please say hello with a gentle pat when he greets you at our door.