Our Bathroom & Kitchen Design Specialists

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Bob Ryan

As the owner of Fahy Kitchens, Bob Ryan works directly with customers on kitchen designs, bathrooms and other spaces, and is also involved in the daily operations of Fahy Kitchens. Bob works with many local contractors and their clients to create an intricate personalized space. As a designer, he meets with his customers to listen, observe, and acquire as much information possible to create a plan that is right for their space and budget.

Outside of work, more than anything else he loves spending time with his wife Alli and their children, Colin, Daniel, & Nora. The Ryan family makes their home in New Hartford.

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Rebecca Gillette

Rebecca joined Fahy Kitchens in the fall of 2019 as their front office staff and now holds the position of Office Manager. She is responsible for the day-to-day business and financial aspects of the company. Her duties include invoicing, accounting, logistics, scheduling deliveries, managing customer files and making it possible for all others to function efficiently.

After graduating from Frankfort Schuyler High School in 2013, she attended Onondaga Community College and Oswego State to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcasting and Mass Communications. While attending, she was involved in the OCC Choir and worked at the front desk of her resident hall on Oswego’s campus.

Outside of Fahy Kitchens, Rebecca enjoys spending time with her friends and family, frequently traveling to Colorado to visit her two nephews. Being the social media/pop culture guru, she makes sure to keep her co-workers up to date on the latest lingo and trends.

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Kevin Fahy

Kevin Fahy has been with the company since 1970, after graduating from Kent State University with a Bachelor degree in Business Administration. Originally his father’s company, Kevin took ownership in the early 1990s. Now, Kevin has proudly passed on the business to his son-in-law, Bob Ryan.

Kevin is still involved with the company, helping his customers create the kitchen or bath of their dreams. He enjoys being able to work one-on-one with his customers, to ensure they get the very best solution for their budget.

A life-long resident of Sauquoit, Kevin and his wife Clare, a retired schoolteacher, have three grown children and several grandchildren. Kevin is actively involved in his community, serving on the Town of Paris Board as well as participating in the local Optimist Club.

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Kayla Hughes

As a kitchen and bath design assistant at Fahy Kitchens, Kayla works directly with the designers on projects and enjoys helping their customers find the right solutions for their unique spaces. She obtained her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design from Cazenovia College in 2009, and was fortunate to begin working with Fahy Kitchens upon graduation.

Kayla is grateful for the opportunity to work locally – a lifelong resident of the Mohawk Valley, it was a priority for her to stay close to family and friends.

Outside of work, Kayla, her husband, Nate, and their two sons enjoy spending time with family and friends, exercising, traveling and spending time outdoors. They are also very active with their two rescue dogs, and are advocates for adopting shelter animals.

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Dan Spinella

Dan specializes as the showroom manager, as well as sales and design at Fahy Kitchens. He is responsible for the smooth operation of the showroom, and leading his sales team to better the experience for our customers.

Upon graduating in 2004 from New Hartford High School, he attended Hobart College, where he obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology and American Studies in 2008. While at Hobart, he played Division I lacrosse and football.

Dan appreciates the opportunity to develop a career in the Mohawk Valley. At Fahy Kitchens, he brings energy, enthusiasm, and ideas to your project – from selection to installation.

Dan is a member of the Home Builders and Remodelers Association. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Emily, and their two dogs, Canyon & Edgar.

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Kate Stalker

Upon graduating from Cazenovia College in 2013, with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design, Kate joined Fahy Kitchens as a kitchen and bath design assistant.  Kate enjoys working alongside the designers, to create project renderings, by using her knowledge of aesthetics and design.  She loves helping customers bring their ideas to life – from the cabinetry finishes and countertop selection, to hardware and backsplash tile to compliment – seeing the space from start to finish is her favorite part of any project.

As a resident of Whitesboro NY, Kate and her husband, Allen, are very fortunate to live and work locally, staying close to their families and hometowns.

Outside of Fahys, Kate and her husband love spending time with their twin boys, Wyatt and Levi, and their two dogs, Millie and Milo.  They enjoy summers at their camp, boating, being outdoors, traveling, and listening to good music.

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Irene Broussard

With over 35 years as an interior designer, Irene brings an extensive design skillset to Fahy Kitchens. Her career started in high school working for an interiorscaping company, providing design and maintenance for interior commercial plantscapes. She continued on this path, studying both interior design and horticulture. Working in Houston, Irene was afforded the opportunity to learn many facets of interior design, both commercial and residential. Her splendid career has taken her from coast to coast and traveling internationally. She is very excited to now work in this area, bringing new design opportunities through its storied past and amazing landscapes.

When Irene is not assisting customers or designers with projects, she is supporting customer service, and keeping up the showroom appearance.

Spending many years visiting family in the Finger Lakes region of NY and a desire to be closer to their daughter Sadie, who is living in Brooklyn, Irene and her husband Louie landed here in Utica. Most spare time away from work is spent traveling and enjoying the region and surrounding states.

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Bradford Nelson

As a kitchen and bath designer at Fahy Kitchens, Bradford enjoys creating designs that optimize and enhance his customers spaces. Before moving to Central New York in 2017, Bradford studied architectural engineering at Delaware Technical Community College.

When he’s not in the office, Bradford can be found with his wife Arica and his son Henry. As a family, they enjoy visiting zoos and aquariums, and playing with their 3 dogs. The Nelson’s live in Vernon, NY.

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