Meet Our Team

Ken Dinkins

​Company Position: Owner

Ken, a Texas native, has called the North Carolina mountains his home since 
1978. He began working for Nova Kitchen and Bath over 30 years ago holding 
virtually every position within the company until 2014 when he became President 
and Owner. Ken's passion is designing American Craftsman style, taking cues 
and inspiration from Wright & Stickley, and the tranquility our peaceful area 
affords. A true weekend warrior, Ken can be found riding his motorcycle through 
the mountains, swinging a few golf clubs or exploring a new area with his daughters.

Angie Rogers

​Company Position: Design and Sales

Angie is a North Carolina native who grew up in Brevard and attended Western Carolina 
University where she received her Bachelors in Interior and Architectural Design. 
After working in the kitchen and bath industry for over 15 years, she’s been witness to 
the ever-changing ebb and flow of kitchen and bath design.  She enjoys 
designing traditional and contemporary spaces but is well known for her 
whimsical twist on modern and fun spaces. Angie and her husband, Mark, are raising their beautiful, spirited daughter Alayna, who occupies their time with competitive dance & retail therapy, when they’re not spending time with twin nieces Hadley and Teagan.

Rachelle Elliott

​Company Position: Design and Inside Sales

Born and raised in Clyde, Rachelle attended Western Carolina University where 
she received her Bachelors in Interior Design.  She is a seasoned designer with 
over 11 years of experience and has been with NOVA since 2003. Rachelle 
enjoys designing for a mix of styles and is known for her uncanny knack for 
turning “maybe we could…” into design reality. Rachelle shares her life with
husband Mark and son, Porter, watching movies/TV, baking. and year-long
planning for Halloween festivities.

Alyssa Luppino

​Company Position: Design and Inside Sales

Alyssa was raised in Mills River and attended Western Carolina University where 
she obtained her Bachelors in Interior Design and Photography. She not only brings design experience to the table but is also an active supporter of green development as a LEED Green 
Associate. Alyssa enjoys designing contemporary and modern spaces with sleek 
lines and bright pops of color. This creative soul enjoys photography, painting, 
running, and loves the spirit and inspiration the mountains provide.

Cyndi Cook

​Company Position: Production Coordinator

Cyndi’s roots are deep-seated in WNC and the Asheville area. She has a BBA 
from Montreat College and is a veteran design associate of NOVA. She also has 
a background in plumbing, lighting and specializes in her passion for granite, 
turned geology hobbyist. In her spare time she can be found either watching a 
baseball game, cooking southern meals for her sons Gabriel & Noah, trying her 
hand at a DIY home projects and is generally followed by her trusty four-legged 
sidekick Lilah.

Rebecca Burnette

Company Position: Design and  Inside Sales
Rebecca, an Asheville native, graduated with a Bachelor’s in Housing and Interiors from Appalachian State University. She has 20+ years of experience in design, sales, and customer service. Rebecca loves her garden, being outdoors, and time spent with family and friends.

Adam Stephens

Company Position: Scheduling Coordinator
Adam was born in Asheville but raised in Northeast Georgia.  He attended Georgia College where he received a Bachelors in History.  When Adam’s not working he can be found in the company of his wife Laura and his two daughters Josie and Molly, most likely outside on a hike or in the garden.