Come in and get to know our Professional Staff.
We are here to help you with your residential and commercial furnishings needs.
Our Product Selection and Design Advisors -
Andrea - has over 19 years of experience on our staff assisting customers with product selection and room design. She retired for a year to do some traveling and is now back on our staff on a part time basis. Her interests are gardening, cooking, and volunteer work at the South Corvallis Food Bank. Andrea normally works only Sundays and Mondays. You can email Andrea at
Beth - After 10 years as a high school
English teacher, Beth worked in the commercial floor covering
industry specifying appropriate materials for businesses, schools
and medical facilities. She most recently
worked for Kelly's Fine Furniture in Salem where she helped clients
choose furnishings that met the needs of their families, lifestyles,
and personal tastes. When she is not working, Beth also
loves expressing her sense of design and color when gardening,
sewing and decorating her own home. She enjoys assisting
clients and helping them choose furnishings that will not only meet
their needs, but bring them many years of happiness. Beth
normally works Monday and Wednesday - Saturday, and is off on Sunday
and Tuesday. You can email Beth at
Elizabeth - Joined our staff after working as the Inside Sales Manager at Riverside Window and Door here in Corvallis. Previously she worked with her husband David as owners of Landmark Construction and Remodeling, and has a broad experience with design and construction issues. Elizabeth delights in customer service and her greatest pleasure comes in helping people discover their own sense of style amid the overwhelming choices available. When not at work she enjoys riding her recumbent bicycle and is active in several volunteer organizations including Altrusa International, the Downtown Corvallis Association, and her neighborhood association. Elizabeth normally works Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, and is off Wednesday and Thursday. You can email Elizabeth at
- is originally from the West Coast of Scotland and has been involved in the
Home Furnishings and Interior Design Industry here in the United States since
moving to Florida in 2001. With two Architects as parents, a lifelong passion
for Interior Design was instilled in her from her youth, and has been the driving
force behind her Interior Decorating Career. From
working with high-end Home Furnishings to Custom Window Treatments, there is no
side to the Home Decorating field that she has not experienced along the way.
She brings solid, proven skills to the Blackledge Furniture team here in Oregon.
Her goal is to work one-on-one with our customers, whether in-store or in their
home, to discover their true home furnishing and accessorizing needs, and to
insure that their house truly becomes their home.
When not working she enjoys spending time with her family and exploring
Corvallis and its outlying areas, and it does all remind her so much of
Scotland. Janet normally works Saturday -
Wednesday. You can email Janet at
- has lived and worked throughout the United States.
Originally from Michigan, she has lived in the Mid-west, Southwest,
and now in the Northwest. With each new region she has
had the opportunity to enhance her design skills with new home
styles as she has decorated new spaces and remodeled homes..
Kay started her career in elementary education and enjoyed teaching
for over a decade. Moving to Corvallis in 2006 Kay took
a position in retail management, where she established long lasting
customer relationships by helping them find the perfect product for
their personal needs. When not working, she enjoys
spending time with her husband and two daughters exploring the
beautiful sights of the Northwest. Kay normally
works Tuesday through Saturday and is off on Sunday and Monday.
You can email Kay at
working with clients to create beautiful, functional, comfortable
living spaces reflecting her client's personality, and helping them
fully enjoy their home for years to come.
Her extensive arts background lends to a passion for beauty in all
its forms. She firmly believes form and function
can coexist in even the most rambunctious household.
When she is not helping clients, you might find Melissa painting,
drawing, experimenting with new mediums, or curled up with a book on
rainy days. When the sun shines, she might be out
walking her dog around town, sampling Corvallis restaurants, or
exploring the area's beautiful trails on a hike.
Melissa normally works Monday - Thursday and Saturday.
You can email Melissa at
is an Oregon native who recently graduated from Oregon State
University with a degree in Interior Design. During her
time at OSU she co-founded Chi Theta Phi, an academic sorority
for interior design students. Michelle has also worked
as a kitchen and bath designer. She enjoys helping
clients design a room from the ground up and finding the perfect
pieces to tie the space together. In her free time
Michelle loves reading and collecting figurines.
Michelle normally works Tuesday - Saturday and is off on Sunday and
Monday. You can email Michelle at -
- Is a Design and customer support intern working with us this year.
She is a senior at Oregon State University majoring in interior
design. Samantha grew up in Nevada, but has lived
in Oregon for eight years. Her passion for design stems
from her father's career in architecture. She is
enthusiastic about all aspects of design, both residential and
commercial, with a particular interest in healthcare design.
In her free time she enjoys painting, running, taking her cat for
walks, and spending quality time with her friends.
Product Service Manager -
is our Operations and Customer Service
manager, and is responsible for making sure your purchases are delivered
in perfect condition, and that
any after delivery product service is completed quickly and to your satisfaction.
We pride ourselves on the quality of our product preparation and after-sale
service. Kevin has many years of experience in customer service
and product service areas, and can help you with your local or manufacturer
service needs. Kevin normally works Mon. Tues. Wed. Fri.
and Sat. You can contact Kevin with your service or product
maintenance questions at 753-4851 or email him at
Office and Accounting Manager -
- is our Office Manager and can answer any accounting questions
you have about your purchase, including available financing, or other payment
transactions. If you have any questions about the balance of
your account, or would like an account summary, or extra copies of your
purchase invoices, please contact her by phone at 753-4851, Mon. - Fri.
or by email at
We always appreciate feedback on how well we
are meeting your furnishings needs. You can email me at