Julia Wolfgang

Design Consultant

Julia received her Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from the University of Maryland in College Park.  Her creativity was sparked at an early age coming from a family of furniture makers and home builders. With over 25 years of experience in the interior design industry encompassing residential and commercial design installations, she brings her seasoned skills to every project undertaken.  Julia enjoys collaborating with clients to reimagine and create the spaces of their dreams while incorporating their personal aesthetics and paying close attention to details and function.  Whether she’s reorganizing a space for improved function and enjoyment or selecting finishes that bring a room to life, she strives to inspire and design interiors that exceeds the client’s expectations.

As a previous business owner of a successful high-end design and manufacturing company, she has also completed commissioned design projects for companies such as Thomasville Furniture, The Limited Brand Company and a nationally recognized fabric retailer.

Julia resides in Alexandria, tries her hand at painting, and loves to shower her special needs rescue cat Popeye with affection.

Scott Berger

Production Coordinator

Scott is a native Virginian, born and raised in Springfield, currently lives in Alexandria. He is helping us out at Foster Remodeling while in college taking classes in Mechanical Engineering. Scott is a great worker and helps out in any areas that we need him. When he’s not working and going to school, he enjoys camping, golfing and any other outdoor activities.

Brian Penater

Estimating and Purchasing Manager

Brian has over twenty years of construction experience and is EPA Lead Certified. The amount of pride he takes in his work shows in his finished projects. His motto is “It’s perfect, but it will have to do”. Brian looks forward to working with you and making your home just as you want it. During his time off, he enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, baking and playing an occasional round of golf.

Cathy Vivas

Design Assistant

Cathy has a degree in Psychology from University of Maryland. She has a work history of working with kids with special needs and transitioned in to design 5 years ago. She received her degree in Interior Design from Marymount University. She has a background in assisting homeowners in selections, everything from custom upholstery to countertops. In her spare time, she leads her daughter’s Girl Scout Troop.

Joshua Britton

Architectural Designer

Joshua is an Architectural Designer/Drafter and received a degree in Computer Aided Drafting and Design From ITT tech in Norfolk, VA. Joshua has over 17 years of cumulative experience designing home plans for a custom builder in Colonial Williamsburg, VA, and drafting plans for an Architectural Firm in Newport News, VA focusing on Traditional Neighborhood Developments.He works with all the latest CAD software to show clients their final layout in 3D.

Dory Clemens

Design Consultant

Dory is an award-winning designer whose projects received 2 Chrysalis National Design Awards and a Silver Master Design Award in 2018.

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Her work has been featured in Arlington Magazine, Fairfax County times and Houzz. https://www.houzz.com/pro/dory-clemens

Dory joined Foster Remodeling Solutions in 2015 and specializes in space planning, helping homeowners reconfigure their existing homes and plan additions that are beautiful, functional and efficient. After attending Virginia Tech’s Washington Area Architectural Center (WAAC) in Alexandria, she started working in residential building and remodeling. Prior to joining Foster Remodeling Solutions, she worked for a luxury home builder in Northern VA, where she helped clients with everything from floorplans to finishes. She enjoys getting to know her clients personally, so she can create designs that perfectly compliment their current lifestyle, future goals, and aesthetic preferences. In addition to design, Dory loves being mom to two boys and one rescue puppy.

Kayla Shoff

Design Consultant

Kayla has a Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. After graduation, she gained residential remodeling experience through diverse employment opportunities that allowed her to become well-rounded in all aspects of the design industry. She is very passionate about high-quality design solutions and takes pride in creating a long-term value for her clients’ homes. Because of her background in plumbing, she enjoys bathroom remodeling projects, but also loves any design challenge that can be thrown her way. In her down time, she loves to cook and hang out with her family.