Team

Business, made personal.

Experience, attention to detail, and a great eye—our team has what it takes to transform your workspace into something extraordinary.

No matter your budget, we’ll find the right product solution for your requirements and help you create an exceptional space.

Andy Armosino

Senior Account Executive

Andy started with Sam Clar Office Furniture in 1987. With over 30 years of contract furniture experience, Andy specializes in working with clients who have multiple regional or national facilities.

Brandy Wilson

Design Director

Brandy joined Sam Clar as a Designer in 2006. During her tenure with Sam Clar, Brandy has worked on projects ranging from small startups, to Fortune 500 Headquarters. Brandy holds a degree in Interior Design from Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM), San Francisco.

Brian Flores

Customer Service & Dispatch

Brian joined Sam Clar in 1997 and heads up our Customer Service and delivery logistics team.

Dan Peters

Director of Inside Sales & Project Operations

Dan joined Sam Clar in 1995. Over the years he has worked in various sales operations positions, and currently is responsible for sales operations,  as well as acting as a Senior Project Manager.

Deanna Cordaway

Project Coordinator

Deanna re-joined the Sam Clar team in 2022 as a project coordinator. Deanna brings over 10 years of experience in managing contract furniture logistics to the Sam Clar sales operations team.

Debbie Claire

Senior Designer

Debbie joined Sam Clar in 2021 as a Senior Designer with over 8 years of experience in planning and designing corporate interiors. Debbie received her BFA in Interior Design from San Jose State University.

Debby Cappadona

Education Environment Specialist

Debby brings over 25 years of industry experience to our team.  She will collaborate with you to create future proof K-12 and Post-Secondary spaces that engage students, teachers and staff. With her extensive product knowledge, Debby is able to guide you to solutions that provide long term value for all your unique campus settings.

Javier Ramos

Installation Services Manager

Javier re-joined the Sam Clar team in 2022 as an Installation Services Manager. Javier brings over 20 years of operations and furniture installation experience to our operations team, and works with our in-house and contracted installation teams to ensure our projects run smooth.

John Schwartz

President & CEO

John entered the industry with Sam Clar  in 1991. From 1992 to 1995, John worked throughout the organization, focusing on operations, as well as marketing, vendor relations, and finance. John took over as President of Sam Clar in 1996, and is the 4th generation of the Clar family to manage the business.

 

Michael Soares

Senior Designer

Michael joined the Sam Clar design staff as a Senior Designer in 2014. Michael brings over 20 years of contract furniture design and planning experience to our team.

Michael holds a degree in technical illustration.

Paul Young

Operations Manager

Paul joined the Sam Clar organization in 1997 in an operations capacity. In June of 2006, Paul transitioned to his current role as Operations Manager, overseeing all Corporate Operations.

Rachel Leaverton

Senior Account Executive, LEED AP

Rachel joined Sam Clar in 2007 as a marketing and furniture applications specialist. Rachel focuses on educating the Architect and Interior Design community, as well as Post Secondary Educational users, on the latest product innovations, applications, and workplace trends, relating to contract office furniture.

 

Travis Setterbo

Business Development

Travis joined Sam Clar in 2018. Prior to joining Sam Clar, Travis spent 10 years in the hospitality industry, working in various capacities including marketing and sales.