MEET THE TEAM

The POI team represents a diverse array of the industry’s brightest and most innovative talent. Our staff brings a vast breadth of experience, and a common passion to create environments that enable performance. At every level of our organization, our staff is empowered to make decisions, take responsibility and create each and every day.

Customer satisfaction arises from listening, asking the right questions, offering creative, cost-efficient solutions and executing on-time and within budget.  We aim to build transformations through the people we work with, the spaces we impact and the businesses we touch.

Free Taylor

Free purchased Pacific Office Interiors, more than two decades ago, at the age of 24.  He is the Pacific U.S. Regional Chair for YPO, the world’s largest network of chief executives, with more than 26,000 members in 130 countries.  Free loves learning, leading, communications and design.

Free Taylor
President

Jenifer Halverson

A graduate of CSUN with a BS in Environmental and Consumer Sciences,  Jenifer loves designing potted succulents, sketching, and exploring local hiking spots.

Jenifer Halverson
Studio Director

Sarah Wright

Sarah Wright
Account Director

Tasia Richardson

Tasia is currently enrolled at Moorpark college, pursuing an Associates Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is a detail-oriented person who loves planning and hanging out with her best friend.

Tasia Richardson
Client Services Associate

Camon Hargreaves

Currently pursuing a BS at CSUN’s School of Engineering, Camon loves the outdoors, hockey, basketball, and being a father to his three children.

Camon Hargreaves
Service Specialist

Stella Averbukh

Stella Averbukh
Studio Associate

Unatti Sharma

Unatti Sharma
Studio Associate

Amy Maduri

Amy Maduri
Account Associate

Herbert McClain

Herbert McClain
Warehouse Associate

Ricardo Calderon

Ricardo Calderon
Service Lead

George Eccles

George Eccles
Service Specialist

Scott Haws

As the integrator, he gets to help facilitate team challenges. Scott has been working in the contract furniture business for 35 years in various positions, which has given him a unique perspective and enables him to help other team members from installation to the final finish of a project. Outside of work, Scott enjoys his family, reading, woodworking, Bonsai trees, and riding his motorcycle.

Scott Haws
Vice President Operations

Stacy Fowler

Holding a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance from CSUN, Stacy loves travel, wine, and being in a fast-paced environment.

Stacy Fowler
Controller

Carlos Martinez

Carlos’ commitment, passion, and enthusiasm for project coordination has helped POI complete thousands of projects. He loves to help and grow. His hobbies include basketball and hiking.

Carlos Martinez
Service Manager

Amira Marouf

Amira graduated from the Art Institute of Hollywood with a Bachelors of Science in Interior Design. She loves to play the piano, sing, paint and go hiking. She was born and raised in Los Angeles, went to high school in Kuwait, and can read and write in three languages: Spanish, English & Arabic.

Amira Marouf
Studio Associate

Lindsay Anderson

Lindsay Anderson
Studio Associate

Haley Battung

Haley Battung
Studio Associate

Linda Zusmer

Linda Zusmer
Accounting Specialist

Laura Dias

Laura Dias
Studio Associate

Martin Cabrera

Martin Cabrera
Service Specialist

Jesse Hernandez

Jesse Hernandez
Service Lead

Oscar Navarrete

Oscar Navarrete
Service Lead

Mindi Faris

Mindi graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor’s in Interior Design. She loves yoga, wine tasting, hiking, trying new foods and learning new things.

Mindi Faris
Client Experience Director

David Everett Strickler

David Everett Strickler
Marketing Director

Janet Long

Janet loves spending time with her family and binge-watching her favorite shows. She is a self-motivated and organized person who thrives in POI’s environment.

Janet Long
Client Services Manager

Diego Bravo

Diego graduated from the Art Institute of Los Angeles, Santa Monica. He loves sports and hiking. He is a problem solver and loves seeing our customers response to their successful projects.

Diego Bravo
Account Lead

Erica Castillo

Erica graduated from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, and received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Interior Design at the Art Institute of California, Santa Monica. She enjoys collecting hats, listening to music, and working out. She loves the creative culture of working at POI and learning new things.

Erica Castillo
Account Lead

Nadia Mostoles

Nadia Mostoles
Account Associate

Cooper Haws

Cooper Haws
Client Services Associate

Sammy DeLeon

Sammy DeLeon
Service Lead

Fidel Cabrera

Fidel Cabrera
Service Specialist

Joseph Cifuentes

Joseph Cifuentes
Service Specialist

Manuel Nunez

Manuel Nunez
Service Lead