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Steve Whitehead
Business Development 

Steve was born and raised in Arizona. He graduated from Brophy College Prep in Phoenix and earned a degree in Political Science from Arizona State University. He was a commercial real estate broker in Phoenix with Lee & Associates for 20 years. Steve joined the Clayton team to help develop and grow the commercial division. He brings 20 years of relationships with construction contractors, owners, developers, property managers and architects. Steve has been a member of the Executive Council of the Boys and Girls Club and is a member of the Phoenix Thunderbirds. He is married and has three children, he is an avid Fly Fisherman and enjoys all sports.

steve@claytonfloorcovering.com

Nazli Alamdari
Accounts Recievable Specialist

Nazli is originally from Persia and recently moved to Phoenix from Washington State, the "Evergreen State".  She obtained her bachelor's degree in Business Management and Accounting.  In her free time, Nazli enjoys making charcoal drawings and oil paintings. One of her favorite hobbies is home decorating.  Nazli is excited to be part of the Clayton family and working with such a wonderful team.


nazli@claytonfloorcovering.com

Trish Harris
Commercial Project Manager


Trish joins Clayton, extending her career in flooring to just shy of 20 years. She has worked in all aspects of commercial flooring including installation, co-ordination, service & maintenance and finally finding her fit with the challenge and variety of Project Management. She has lived throughout the United States before finally coming back home to her native state of Arizona in 1992. Outside the office, she enjoys outdoor sports with favorites being whitewater rafting, scuba diving and volleyball. She has one daughter in college and is enjoying her recent move to the downtown Phoenix area.  "Problem solving and high customer satisfaction is the highlight of what I do"

trish@claytonfloorcovering.com

Cale Clayton
Owner / Founder

Cale was born in Iowa  and moved with his family to Tucson, AZ. He moved to Tempe where he received his Bachelors degree at Arizona State University. Cale has over 30 years experience in the flooring industry. Cale has been an active member of the Thunderbird Organization, a Phoenix based civic organization that has raised over $100 million for local charities.


cale@claytonfloorcovering.com

Amanda Humphreys
Residential Project Manager

Amanda is originally from Illinois and moved to Arizona in 2005. She joined Clayton in 2017 after doing design and project managing for Goodwill stores. Outside the office, she loves to exercise and travel.


amanda@claytonfloorcovering.com

Leala Smith
Human Resources

Leala, an Arizona native, believes laughter is the best medicine. A close friend and mentor introduced her into floor covering and its many facets. Through various opportunities, she has gained experience in all aspects of flooring and has used this knowledge to help support the Clayton team as office manager. She enjoys spending quality time with family and friends. Her determination and strong work ethics drive her to accomplish all that she sets out to achieve. 


leala@claytonfloorcovering.com

Jim Lausin
Operations Manager

Jim was born in Cleveland Ohio and moved to Phoenix in 2006. He started working in commercial flooring in March of 1987.  Jim loves seeing live music, being outdoors, mountain biking, hiking, playing ping-pong, and loves watching sports.  He is a self proclaimed semi-pro for aging mountain bikers. 


jim@claytonfloorcovering.com

Clayton Floor Covering & Design is your total flooring source for Arizona. Our staff is what makes us so successful.


Each member of our sales and installation team has over 20 years experience in the flooring industry.

our CLIENTS SPEAK

Jon Little
Commercial Project Manager

Jon was born and raised in Bethlehem, PA and moved to Arizona in 1995.  He began working in commercial flooring in 1998. Jon is married with three beautiful children. He enjoys mountain biking, hiking, snowboarding and spending time with his family.


jon@claytonfloorcovering.com

Aleisha Corona
Accounts Payable Specialist

Aleisha, a Los Angeles native, made her way to Arizona in 2014. She is a dynamic young woman who enjoys working hard. She was introduced to the fascinating world of flooring by chance and has come to love it. With a passion for reading and cooking for her family, she hopes to one day open her own catering business. Known for her quirky sense of humor and appreciation of anything new and fresh, she aims for a beautiful outcome to the very last detail. 


aleisha@claytonfloorcovering.com

Chad Gardemann
Sales

Chad was born and raised in Iowa and graduated from Iowa State University. He worked for over 15 years in floor manufacturing at Shaw Industries. Four years ago, Chad decided to change his focus and transitioned to the installation side and became a subcontractor. In addition to commercial and residential flooring, Chad now also runs the multi-family new construction division called Select Interiors. Chad is an avid outdoorsman and is happily married with a wife and two children.


chad@claytonfloorcovering.com

our approach

Mark Allred
Estimator

Chicago Native, Mark has lived in the valley for over 7 years. He has worked with both small and large flooring companies for over 12 years in residential and commercial settings. In his free time, Mark enjoys spending time w/ his family, volleyball, golfing and anything that involves the outdoors


mark@claytonfloorcovering.com

Kenny Martinson
Superintendent

Kenny comes to Clayton Floor Covering from a construction family. He is a second generation home builder. Growing up, he worked alongside his father at Bison Homes and then started his own construction company, ING construction. A native to New York, Kenny enjoys spending time with his niece.


kenny@claytonfloorcovering.com

MEET OUR TEAM

Nicole Reddin
Business Development 

Nicole moved from Chicago to get her Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Northern Arizona University. Her background includes many years in Hospitality Design working for Troon Golf in their Development Department, and Fox Restaurant Concepts in both Development and Facilities. She currently serves on the executive board with Arizona Assistance in Healthcare as co-secretary. She has an 8 year old daughter and loves to travel, exercise, and try new restaurants.


nicole@claytonfloorcovering.com

Steve Strom
Superintendent

Steve is from the great state of Minnesota. He moved to Arizona in June 2016 to escape the cold. He graduated from Moorhead State University with a degree in Business Administration.  Steve began working in the flooring industry in high school in 1985 doing deliveries, cutting carpet, and handling various warehouse duties.  Since that time, he has worked in both retail and commercial flooring as well as designing and installing custom tile and stone projects.  He enjoys fishing, camping, and many other outdoor activities.

 

steves@claytonfloorcovering.com

Each client is unique. One-size-fits-all approaches do not work when it comes to design. We deliver custom solutions, tailored to you--your space, your culture, your one-of-a-kind challenges.

Blaine Harris
Sales Account Manager

Blaine joins the Clayton accounts team with decades of experience and relationships throughout the valley. His career in flooring started young and moved from installing to calling on the architectural community as a factory mill rep for 13 years, followed by many years in field supervision and serving as an account manager for the last 7 years. Being 3rd generation, native born to Arizona, he enjoys exploring the state hiking, biking, camping and finding all the beautiful diversity that Arizona holds. He works to live and spends his vacations snow skiing and scuba diving. He is excited to join the Clayton team as it continues to thrive and grow.  

blaine@claytonfloorcovering.com

Jon Hernandez
Superintendent

John joined the flooring industry immediately after he graduated highschool in 1988. He began installing commercial flooring and did that for 15 years.  He has been a managing superintendent in all aspects of flooring for the last 14 years. In his free time, John enjoys fishing, camping and hunting. He has 4 children and a beautiful wife of 18 years.


jon@claytonfloorcovering.com

we believe in a unique and customized experience for each and every client.

"Clayton Floor Covering and Design did an amazing job on our home remodel.  Our floors look wonderful.  We couldn't be more thrilled!"

          -- M. Berg


"Clayton was able to give us the unique look we were looking for and it didn't break the bank.  We'd recommend them to anyone!"

          -- T. Olson

Evan Kincaid
Commercial Project Manager / Estimator

Evan is originally from Ohio and moved to Arizona in 2003. He has over 25 years experience in the flooring industry. Customer service and satisfaction have been his number one priority in every position he has held.  His attention to detail and follow thru, along with building long term customer relationships, has added depth to Clayton Floor Coverings Commercial Business.  In his spare time, Evan enjoys spending time in the outdoors with his family.


evan@claytonfloorcovering.com

who we are

Doug Wingering
Outside Sales

Doug is a native Arizonan and graduated from ASU in 1985. He has been in the flooring business for over 25 years and has been with Clayton since its inception in 2006. Doug loves to travel with his fiancé and spending time with his teenage daughter. 


doug.wingerning@creativecom.com

Carla Maines
Residential Project Manager

Carla enjoys every aspect of the floor covering world, but has a special passion for the client and providing a great customer experience. Her 20 years experience in sales, estimating, and design give her the tools she needs to manage the details of each project to assure a successful outcome and satisfied customer. Her other passions are the outdoors, especially camping, hiking, and fishing with her family.


carla@claytonfloorcovering.com