Our Experts

Meet the team at Carpet Country Carpet One!

carpet-one-floor-home-country-brooklyn-park-mn-about-us-our-experts-ed-thumbEd, President

Ed has been with Carpet Country Carpet One full-time since 1977. He has a bachelors degree from Minnesota State University - Mankato. Outside of work, Ed enjoys spenidng time with his wife, Cathy of 37 years. He also likes to spend his time fishing, golfing, gardening, and home remodeling. Ed's favorite flooring is the Tigressa nylon carpet collection made by Shaw. His favorite style trend is the soft gray color trend available throughout all styles of flooring. 


carpet-one-floor-home-country-brooklyn-park-mn-about-us-our-experts-paul-thumb Paul, Vice President

Paul has been with Carpet Country Carpet one for 28 years. In his time away from work, you will most likely find Paul on a golf course! He has collected many awards and trophies over the years. Paul's favorite flooring is the Relax... it's Lees Carpet One exclusive made by Mohawk. Paul also likes the grouted LVT looks by Tarkett, Armstrong, Mannington, and Congoleum. 



Peter, Vice President

Peter has been with Carpet Country Carpet One for 34 years. In his time away from work, Peter enjoys fishing and being outdoors with his dog. He goes up north any chance he gets! Peter's favorite flooring is grouted Luxury Vinyl Tile. He appreciates its waterproof qualities. His favorite design trend is utilizing the war colors in paint and flooring



Andy, Project Manager

Andy started working at Carpet Country Carpet One after graduate with his bachelor's degree from St. Cloud State University. He is currently in his 10th year. Outside of work, Andy enjoys spending time with his fiance Christine and their two dogs Duke and Toby and their cat Meatball. Andy also loves to play football and garden in the summer months. Andy's favorite flooring is the hand scraped Natural Hickory and Oak hardwoods in the Rustic River Collection. When thinking of design trends, Andy's favorite is the rustic and Americana inspired looks for the home. he loves the casual charm that comes from early American folk art. Andy's favorite color is blue, but he finds a lot of inspiration in the sage green carpets for certain areas of the home. Andy enjoys working on design projects with customers and talking into account their many different design elements to find a floor that fits their needs and looks beautiful. 

carpet-one-floor-home-country-brooklyn-park-mn-about-us-our-experts-lorraine-thumbLorraine, Office Manager

Lorraine has been at Carpet Country Carpet One for ten years. She likes working with her son and brothers in the family business. Outside of work, Lorraine enjoys quilting and needlework and traveling in the U.S. (especially Hawaii!) with her husband Jerry. Lorraine's favorite flooring is carpet, especially the plush and frieze styles from the Relax,,,it's Lees collection. She also loves the Innovia Touch pattern Kampai she put in her basement. Lorraine enjoys the mission style woodwork and furniture. Her favorite colors are aqua and turquoise. 



Melissa, Showroom Manager

Melissa has been with Carpet Country Carpet One since November 2013. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Minnesota State University - Mankato and has previous experience in the temporary staffing industry. Melissa stays busy outside of work with her husband Eric and their daughter Hailey. As a family they enjoy vising with family, going to the park, and grilling. Melissa is an avid couponer and will never turn down the hunt for a good sale. Melissa's favorite product is the Tigressa Soft Style carpet line - especially the multi-tonal styles. Melissa's favorite color is purple and her favorite accent color and color trend is grey. Melissa is excited to increase her product knowledge and help carry on the family business. 



 Cody, Flooring Consultant

Cody has been a flooring consultant at Carpet Country Carpet One for just over one year. Cody is also a full time student at St. Cloud State University in the Criminal Justice program. Cody enjoys watching and playing sports in his free time. His favorite flooring trend is Tigressa's H20 carpet.