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Meet the staff of Fairway Floor

Art Trenkle
Art Trenkle
Owner and Founder

It is with heavy heart and deep sadness that we announce that the owner and founder of Fairway Floor, Art Trenkle, passed away May 24, 2017 from the effects of acute leukemia.

The Fairway Floor team has suffered a great loss with the passing of Art and we are very appreciative of all the support and kindness shown over the last few months.

Art leaves a professional and personal legacy that is not bound by time or physical space. He was active in the floor covering business since 1956. Beginning as a carpet installer in New York, he went on to work in all phases of the floor covering industry.  Upon seeing the need for a full service flooring company in North Idaho, which could provide its customers the best product, service and pricing he opened Fairway Floor in May of 1994. Leading with integrity Art built a great place to work making a permanent mark on the hearts of all who knew him. We miss him greatly.

Art was incredibly proud of Fairway Floor and all of its employees. He was a cherished friend, a mentor, a leader, husband and father. Art’s goal for Fairway Floor was to provide the best possible floor covering service and experience to residential and commercial customers. His goals and spirit will live on in the organization he built and the inspiration he has provided many of us.
 
The Fairway Floor team will rise to the challenge of this difficult time.  As an experienced, extremely dedicated group, we are committed to serving customers with the same great service customers have relied on over the years. 

Sue 
President 
 
Ron Trenkle
Ron Trenkle
Operations Manager

Ron has been at Fairway Floor since 2006. He has been in the construction industry since 1984, and has been working directly with architects, builders, and designers for the last 7 years. Ron oversees all day to day operations within Fairway Floor, as well as regulating flooring inventory. Quality of craftsmanship with respect to each project is of the utmost importance to Ron. 
 
Angie Jones
Angie Jones
Office Manager

Angie has been with Fairway Floor since 1995. She specializes in all aspects of business administration. Her extensive knowledge and experience enables her to insure that all business transactions at Fairway Floor will be completed in a professional and timely manner. Angie is a large part of our exceptional customer service here at Fairway Floor. 
 
Ryan Wells
Ryan Wells
Manager of Contract Sales
Ryan@fairwayfloor.com

Ryan has been with Fairway Floor since 1995. He has been in the floor covering business since 1984. Ryan oversees the commercial and multi-development division of Fairway Floor. Ryan also specializes in interior design, and development for custom homebuilders, and clients. His projects range from the smallest office to large office buildings, custom homes, and multi-family dwellings. Ryan's design knowledge, and experience is a must when completing a flooring project. 
 
Heather Jennison
Heather Jennison
Flooring and Design Specialist
Heather@fairwayfloor.com

Heather has been with Fairway Floor since 2005. Heather has been in the sales industry since 1996. She specializes in customer relations and retail sales. Her organization, excellent customer services, and design expertise ensures the best experience when shopping for new flooring. She has a large repeat customer base, which reflects her character, personality, and ability to find the right product for your home or business. 
Gary Frost
Gary Frost
Flooring Specialist 
Gary@fairwayfloor.com

Gary has been with Fairway Floor since 1994. He has in the flooring business since 1985, with experience in installation, inspection, and sales. Gary is a huge asset to Fairway Floor, with his extensive knowledge of all aspects of the flooring business. Gary's specialty is attention to detail on any project, no matter how small or large. 
 
Rick Trenkle
Rick Trenkle
Carpet Installer

Rick has been installing carpet for 32 years. He takes great pride in all of his work, making sure all installations are done professionally and timely. With a pleasing personality and award winning reputation for being one of North Idaho's best installers, Rick gets the job done right.
Veronica Darst
Veronica (Chodorowski) Darst
Warehouse Assistant

Veronica has been with Fairway Floor since 2013. With experience in warehouse organization, and inventory since 1998, Veronica ensures that all of our installers are prepared daily with the products needed to do their job to the best of their ability. She is a huge part of the "behind the scenes" work that happens here at Fairway Floor. 
 
Renee Jones
Renee Jones
Office Assistant

Renee has been with Fairway Floor since 2015. Her experience in business administration since 1998 ensures that business transactions get processed in a timely and professional manner. Renee is a great addition to our staff here at Fairway Floor. 
 
Jaemi King
Jaemi King
Commercial Sales Assistant

Jaemi has been with Fairway Floor since Feb. of 2016. Her experience in customer relations since 1999 and her friendly and helpful demeanor ensure that our commercial projects are done in a timely and coordinated manner. 
 
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Wes Billingslea
Marketing Manager / Warehouse assistant

Wes has been with Fairway Floor since October of 2018. He has been helping run small businesses since 2012. With his knowledge of internet and social media marketing, sales, customer relations, and employee management Wes brings a fresh perspective to our growing business. The new outlook promises exciting developments to come for Fairway Floor!