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Meet your Budget Blinds Team serving Greater Grand Rapids!
Dan & Stacy Idema
Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids was founded in 2001, however, it wasn’t until years later that Dan and Stacy Idema became the proud second generation Owners. Dan hails from Byron Center and Stacy from Hudsonville, but the couple now resides in the Grand Rapids area. Happily married, the two are parents to two sons, Tyler and Austin. In his free time, Dan enjoys golfing, racing, and football, while Stacy prefers reading and traveling. Stacy is equipped with a degree from Western Michigan University, and Dan with a plethora of life experience. The skills and experience Dan And Stacy Idema bring to their Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids family have and will continue to greatly aid them in their continuing success!
Vice President of Operations
Greg joined the Budget Blinds team in the fall of 2018. He attended Northville High School and graduated from Michigan State University (Go Green!). Greg, his daughter Kelly and their dog Gretta moved to East Grand Rapids in 2016. As a successful business owner and entrepreneur he brings a passion for customer satisfaction and business efficiency to our team. Greg enjoys home improvement projects, live music, biking, hiking, traveling and enjoying all the fun and exciting things to see and do on the sunset side of the state.
Samantha Powell joined the Budget Blinds serving Greater Grand Rapids Team as the Office Administrator in March of 2018. Samantha relishes being the first point of contact for clients, and takes great pride in ensuring each client begins with a positive experience. Born on Halloween, she has been a lifelong resident of the Grand Rapids area and cannot imagine calling any other place home. In her spare time, Samantha enjoys hiking with her dog, camping, traveling, and being outdoors whenever she can. Her top notch communication, as well as her excellent administrative and organizational skills make Samantha vital to the smooth and successful operation of Budget Blinds serving Greater Grand Rapids!
Lead Sales Consultant
Cale Schaefer joined the Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids team in September 2016 as our Lead Sales Consultant. Born and raised in Manistee, Cale relocated to South Florida in 2008 where he attended Palm Beach State College earning a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. A happily married father of two (soon to be three boys), Jordy and Lowen, he enjoys Crossfit and spending time with family and friends. Before returning to Michigan, Cale was selling Window Coverings in South Florida. The over ten years experience he has garnered in the Window Covering business, as well as his effervescent and outgoing personality have made Cale Schaefer an indispensable asset to the Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids team!
Brandi Tuffs joined the Budget Blinds serving Greater Grand Rapids Team as a Design Consultant in 2016. Raised in Comstock Park, Brandi attended Grand Rapids Community College, and currently resides in Byron Center. Any spare time she has is spent with her family of which she is extremely fond. Brandi Tuffs has a keen eye for design, an attribute that makes her a perfect fit as a Design Consultant for Budget Blinds serving Greater Grand Rapids!
Tammy is a Design Consultant here at Budget Blinds serving Greater Grand Rapids. She is an Interior Designer, loves all aspects of design and has worked in many facets of the industry. She enjoys design sales and building client relationships. She is wired to be detail oriented and has a strong affinity toward creativity.
Tammy graduated from Kendall College of Art and Design with a BA in Interior Design and has also been a personal trainer. She has been in the design industry for 23 years and the health and fitness industry for more than half her life. She still maintains her competitive spirit! Always true to her creativity, she even designs her own line of jewelry! Design and fitness - great combination for an extraordinary life!
Tammy is a native of Grand Rapids. She is not married and does not have children. She patiently awaits her spouse and perhaps a dog! ;)
In the market for new window treatments? Just not sure what would look and function best in your home? Call today! We have Tammy here to help with all your window treatment design questions!
Joining the Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids team in fall 2018, Karl Deschaine has quickly proven himself to be a popular and skilled Installer. Born and raised in West Michigan, he is a husband of 14 years, and the father three terrific sons! A graduate of Ferris State University, he enjoys yoga, tennis, and fishing in his spare time. In addition to his extremely customer service oriented nature, he brings woodworking experience to the position, a skill that isn’t ever taken for granted. His skill set coupled with his personality make Karl Deschaine a valuable and integral part of the Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids team!
Director of Barketing
As Director of Barketing, Bella is easily the most important and valuable employee you’ll find at Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids. Parented by Dan and Stacy Idema, she is an adorable two year old who keeps clients returning over and over again. She greets each showroom guest with a level of love and enthusiasm that isn’t easily matched. Although she prefers to play ball and receive belly rubs, Bella takes her position at Budget Blinds of Greater Grand Rapids very seriously making her not only our client’s favorite employee, but everyone’s favorite coworker!
Budget Blinds serving Greater Grand Rapids
Dan: (616) 299-8069
Greg: (734) 323-1670
Sami: (616) 432-4041