Our Kitchenscapes Team


From architecture to construction to interior design, our team represent a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, yet they all share the same passion for creating designs that a focus on the client's vision. 

Our Kitchen and Bath Designers

AKBD Kitchen and Bath Designer Meghan Kent

Meghan Shacklette, AKBD

Meghan is a native of Dayton, Ohio and studied Business at Wright State University before moving to Summit County in 2011.  Meghan worked for Keystone Resort in Mountain Operations for 3 years before joining the Kitchenscapes Team in 2014.  Meghan is AKBD certified and excels at designing unique spaces for every client.  Meghan enjoys spending her time off with her husband Grady, daughter Gracyn and German Shepherd Greta.  


Kayla Fevinger

Design & Quality Assurance


Grady Shacklette

A native of Colorado, Grady has been a Summit County resident since 1989. Passionate about the outdoors, he worked extensively in the local ski industry. Grady also has a broad background in construction. In his free time he enjoys skiing, biking and many of the other activities our beautiful area has to offer .

Grady's focus is preventing mistakes or defects in our manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering or installing our cabinetry to our clients.


Leadership Team

Lauren Ruehring

Lauren Ruehring, President

Lauren Ruehring has extensive building, interior, and landscape design, owing in part to improving and renovating 12 houses in 25 years around the country  as a result of corporate relocations.  Her experience ranges from farm houses in Georgia, to spanish colonial in California, and mid-century modern in Connecticut.

Michael Ruehring

Michael Ruehring, Operations

Michael Ruehring spent over 25 years working as an operations executive.  After graduating from the US Naval Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree, he served in the US Navy as a pilot. He transitioned to a career in logistics and operations with General Electric, Home Depot, and several petroleum logistics companies across the country.  During this time, Michael gained extensive experience with design and build with 12 houses in 25 years.