meet our Team
We are thankful for our employees and their dedication to helping our customers.
The A1 Stone World Team
Amanda Kellogg is our Sales Manager. She oversees our Sales and Accounts team and has been with A1 Stone World for nearly 5 years. Her passion for work is in educating people about materials and in continuously learning. Amanda was born and raised right here in the Green Cove Springs area. She has 2 boys and loves animals and riding her side-by-side in her free time.
Christian Stilianou is one of our Field Techs/Templators. He works with customers, contractors, and designers to craft beautiful spaces. Christian’s passions are learning and analyzing ways to become better and overcoming challenges through hard work and dedication. Christian is originally from Orange Park, FL. He is married with three children and enjoys building and woodworking.
As the CEO/Owner of A1 Stone World, Ken’s most important job is developing an amazing team. Ken’s passion is in developing leaders and systems that work together to create an incredible experience for our two biggest stakeholders – our customers and our employees! Ken considers himself a nomad, having lived in New Hampshire, Idaho, Colorado, South Carolina, and Florida. He loves spending time with his wife and 4 kids.
Kristina Saunders is an Account Coordinator at A1 Stone World. She is responsible for taking care of clients, quoting jobs, and ensuring all of her customers get everything they need. Kristina has been with A1 for just over a year. She is a go-getter and always aims for the highest-hanging fruit. Kristina is originally from Middleburg, Florida. In her spare time, she likes hanging out with her friends. She loves escape rooms and bowling.
Mark Daly is our Field Director, overseeing our template, design, installation, and punch-out teams. His focus is on building a team of talented, driven individuals who take pride in their work. Mark is originally from Jacksonville, Florida and has two sons, Markie and Cory, and one daughter, Brianna. He enjoys his family time and his hobbies include bass fishing, traveling, and raising pet chickens. His favorite thing in life however is being PawPaw to his three grandchildren Levi, Mac, and Lizzy.
Nafeasee Kenaio ("Naf" for short if you’re so inclined) is our Director of People and Culture. She is focused on building a purpose-driven, inclusive, and engaged team. What gets her up in the morning, besides an iced quad shot Americano, is her love for learning, growth, challenges, and most of all, people. Nafeasee is originally from Saint Augustine, Florida, and has one son, Noah. In her free time she loves reading, cooking, working out, and practicing the guitar.
Originally from Naples Italy, Pasquale Bianco is our Production Manager and Computer Aided Design (CAD) Draftsperson. At just 5 years old, he disassembled his mother’s cabinetry, which could have been a sign that he was destined to work in the industry. Pasquale’s formal professional experience began in his family's tool repair business. He then ran a pizzeria for some time before he finally landed in granite fabrication nearly two decades ago. His work is craftsmanship at its finest!
As A1 Stone World’s Scheduler, Rebecca Bavar-Golcher is our resident puzzle putter-together-er. Prior to working on the A1 team, Rebecca worked in mental health and emergency medical services. She loves learning new and interesting skill sets, traveling with her family, and helping in her community. Rebecca is originally from Jacksonville, FL.
Tyler Hudson is A1 Stone World’s Director of Customer Experience. His business is in anything that impacts our customers’ experience with our company.