MEET THE TEAM


Kristopher Hughes - CFO / Project Manager Kristopher came to The Design Hunters from New York City and is the business manager and co-founder of the company. Familiar with both the urban and refined palettes of our home bases, he always keeps everyone on their toes and aware of the up and comings on both the east and west coasts. Not only does this Hunter In Command run the production and logistics of our projects, the rest of the team also refers to him as Veronica’s rock. They met and fell in love while on a job in NYC and the rest is history.

Kristopher Hughes - CFO / Project Manager

Kristopher came to The Design Hunters from New York City and is the business manager and co-founder of the company. Familiar with both the urban and refined palettes of our home bases, he always keeps everyone on their toes and aware of the up and comings on both the east and west coasts. Not only does this Hunter In Command run the production and logistics of our projects, the rest of the team also refers to him as Veronica’s rock. They met and fell in love while on a job in NYC and the rest is history.

Tommy Rouse - Senior Designer / Project Manager Tommy, AKA Tall Tommy, has been a part of The Design Hunters since its formative years. After working with Veronica on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, it was immediately clear that he was a perfect match for the team. As a senior designer and project manager, Tommy has been integral in the expansion of the business and the projects we take on. For lack of better words, he can best be described as our pocket ace.

Tommy Rouse - Senior Designer / Project Manager

Tommy, AKA Tall Tommy, has been a part of The Design Hunters since its formative years. After working with Veronica on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, it was immediately clear that he was a perfect match for the team. As a senior designer and project manager, Tommy has been integral in the expansion of the business and the projects we take on. For lack of better words, he can best be described as our pocket ace.

Andrew Monaco - Architect The architect of the team, Andy is best described as the capstone of our creative visions. Andy works hand in hand with Veronica, bridging her concepts to tangible plans that are later transformed into our clients' dream spaces. After working with Veronica & Tommy on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, he has gone from project manager, to our in house Yoda and architect, space planning and drafting all of our prospective renderings for permitting and contractor execution.   

Andrew Monaco - Architect

The architect of the team, Andy is best described as the capstone of our creative visions. Andy works hand in hand with Veronica, bridging her concepts to tangible plans that are later transformed into our clients' dream spaces. After working with Veronica & Tommy on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, he has gone from project manager, to our in house Yoda and architect, space planning and drafting all of our prospective renderings for permitting and contractor execution. 

 

David Valencia - Marketing David is The Work Horse of  The Design Hunters; from always promoting the collective on social media, to finding new avenues of marketing strategies and even down to lifting the furniture that your Average Joe can't. You will never find him not smiling or pulling pranks on the team.

David Valencia - Marketing

David is The Work Horse of  The Design Hunters; from always promoting the collective on social media, to finding new avenues of marketing strategies and even down to lifting the furniture that your Average Joe can't. You will never find him not smiling or pulling pranks on the team.

Katherine Valencia - Design / Styling Assistant Over several years of working in the fashion industry, Kat has acquired an eye that can only be summed up as one of the Creative Coyote. This gal is in tune with it, always knowing what has happened, what is happening and what will be happening in trending fashion & design. She is the team's design assistant and sourcing coordinator. A true asset and force to the pack.

Katherine Valencia - Design / Styling Assistant

Over several years of working in the fashion industry, Kat has acquired an eye that can only be summed up as one of the Creative Coyote. This gal is in tune with it, always knowing what has happened, what is happening and what will be happening in trending fashion & design. She is the team's design assistant and sourcing coordinator. A true asset and force to the pack.