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Meet Our Staff

 Caranna   Caranna
Caranna is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and has been in flooring and design for over 6 years. She has an eye for detail and enjoys guiding customers through the selection process. She is married and has two children.
    David Gwilt and Sheila Fee
David Gwilt and Sheila Fee are a unique team concept at Carefree Carpets and Floors. David, a Syracuse University and UNC Charlotte graduate, combines over 25 years’ experience as a real estate broker with ten plus years in flooring sales, to offer you the best advice possible regarding flooring choices to improve your home’s market value. Sheila joined Carefree Carpets and Floors in 2015 with many successful years in retail customer service. Sheila, a Long Island native, keeps up on all the latest flooring products and trends and can advise you as to the best choices for your living situation. The team of David and Sheila will guide you with your flooring selections, whether you want to shop in our designer showroom or in the comfort of your own home.
 George Garrison  

George Garrison -
Upon graduation from the University of Georgia with a degree in Chemistry, George spent four years as a Captain in the US Army. He then spent 33 years as a Regional Manager with Shaw Industries, Berkshire Hathaway Company and largest flooring manufacturer. After retiring from Shaw Industries in 2009, George has enjoyed 4 years with Carefree Carpets, using his experience in helping consumers find the perfect flooring products in making their house a "home."

 Heather   Heather
Heather has been in the flooring business for over 9 years. She is active in her church and enjoys working on projects with her husband in her free time.
 Robert   Robert
Robert is a graduate of University of Kansas with BS in Business – 1986. He is married with two boys. Worked Koch Industries a private oil & gas company based in Wichita, KS. Held various sales and business management positions from 1986 – 2000. He started Closet & Storage Concepts, a custom closet and cabinet company in Charlotte. Grew that business to the largest and most successful custom closet business in the Charlotte market Sold that business in June 2012. Purchased Carefree Carpets in September 2012 and is President and sole owner. Handles direct sales, sales management and oversight of all operations which includes 3 locations in Charlotte and Rock Hill.
Roy Barnes  

Roy Barnes -
Roy has over 25 years of experience in retail and builder flooring. Please call for FREE in home shopping.

 Spencer Houston   Spencer Houston -
Spencer graduated from the University of Texas with a BS in Finance and the University of Chicago with and MBA in economics. Spencer has been working in floor-covering for 5 years and prior to that, 20+ years in corporate financing and banking.


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