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MEET OUR TEAM

CREATIVE | RELAXED | PROFESSIONAL

Our designers and sales consultants believe in creating a furniture shopping experience and design service that embody's everyone's unique personality and style. From rustic lodge to modern-contemporary we are here for you. Finding inspiration from nature, travel and our surrounding lakes area, we explore and seek balance in our designs; while creating a timeless approach with custom handmade pieces, unique finishings and materials. 

WAYNE STAWARSKI

OWNER

Since 1985 Wayne has been in the furniture and design industry. Providing a comfortable and unique furniture experience is something Wayne strives for. Throughout the years, Wayne has evolved with the industry, but has never jeopardized the quality of the product he carries in his showrooms. 

With years of experience and great performance, Wayne won “Home Furnishing Buyer of the Year” award in 2003!  

KAYLIN PETERS

OWNER— INTERIOR DESIGNER

Growing up with a father who was involved in the design industry Kaylin found herself having the same passion. She decided to broaden her knowledge by attending Century College / International Market Square, and graduating with a degree in Interior Design. Kaylin has the ability to bring unique and one of a kind designs to each and every project she accomplishes. Personalizing each project to her clients desires. 
 

- Associates of Applied Science Degree – Interior Design
- Allied Member of  American Society of Interior Design (ASID

ELLI WARZECHA​

SALES & DESIGN CONSULTANT

Elli has been involved in the local furniture industry since 1975, and has worked with all the changes and trends unique to our area. She is proud to be working with some of the finest American made products available and can help with your needs, whether whole house or one special piece.

CASSANDRA DOOLITTLE

INTERIOR DESIGN  & SALES MANAGER

Over the last 10 years in the industry Cassandra has become a firm believer that in order to be a great Interior Designer one must first understand the needs and expectations of a client. Her ability to develop and maintain client relationships based on trust and respect has been the key to her success. Whether it be new furniture and accessories or a remodel and/or new construction, Cassandra is very skilled at creating unique and beautiful interiors under a variety of budgets, styles and timeframes.

BRIDGET NORTHWAY

SALES - DESIGN CONSULTANT

Bridget has a great ability to understand each client's desire and vision, and the skill and talent to transform this essence into winning design. With over 20 years' experience in home furnishings and interior design, and her own Interior Design business since 2010, Bridget is looking forward to serving you and ensure your project meets or exceeds your expectations - on time and on budget. 

ANN JAMES

SALES - DESIGN CONSULTANT

After years away, Ann made the move back to the Brainerd Lakes area. With a long history of customer service along with a great enthusiasm for design and home furnishings, she joined The Great Furniture Gallery Team. By combining her energy along with her natural flair for design, she can help you to create the space of your dreams. 

SARAH STAWARSKI

SALES  & MARKETING

Sister to Kaylin and daughter to Wayne, Sarah is GFG's go to gal for social media, marketing and in-studio sales. She offers a unique and fun approach to design. 

By combing her passions for marketing/graphic design and interior design, Sarah is excited to be apart of GFG's family and to offer a creative twist on your space!

"Be Creative and Love What you Do!"— Sarah 

CALL GFG Today for all your Furniture & Design Needs (218) 454.1115