Southeast Florida - Our Team
The DreamMaker Southeast Florida Team
With a dedication to superior craftsmanship and ethical excellence, our team of specialists deliver a design that meets your specific needs, while communicating consistently throughout the entire remodeling process. You can feel secure that your project will be completed in the most efficient manner possible with minimal disruption to your life. Plus, our foundation in honest, ethical business practices makes us the professionals you can trust to give you the home you've always wanted.
Keep scrolling to meet the team.
Originally from Ohio, Ed and his wife, Lavonne, moved to Stuart in 1986. They opened Gribben Construction, a custom homebuilding company, shortly after arriving. In 2008, Ed shifted his focus to remodeling bathrooms & kitchens and DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen of SE Florida was opened.
Ed has developed an unsurpassed reputation for custom building & remodeling along the Treasure Coast & in North Palm Beach County. His credentials, with degrees in Construction Management & Structural Engineering, are as impressive as his work.
When not working, Ed enjoys hunting & fishing and Lavonne loves to quilt.
Originally from Ohio, Dave moved to Stuart in 1986 with Ed. He has been working in the construction industry for over 35 years. Dave enjoys fishing in his spare time.
Originally from New Hampshire, Laura moved to Florida in 1986. She has been working in the remodeling industry for over 12 years. In Laura’s free time she enjoys gardening.
Jennifer DeMeo Gribben
Originally from Stuart, Jen has a degree in Interior Design from Savannah College of Art & Design. She has been working in the field for over 15 years on projects ranging from Massachusetts to the Florida Keys. Jennifer enjoys boating and travel.
Originally from Virginia, Karinne moved to Florida in 2001. She joined the DreamMaker team in 2016 as a Design Consultant in our Stuart Design Center.
Karinne has been working in the bath & kitchen industry for over 11 years. She has also received specialized training in custom closet design. In her free time, Karinne enjoys working out at the gym and spending time with her family.
Trinity moved to South Florida from Connecticut in 2006. She holds a residential design diploma from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale in addition to a bachelor’s degree in communications from Boston University. Trinity has worked in the field of custom cabinetry and furniture design for seven years. After spending time at Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine, she is excited to have returned to residential design, helping to create beautiful and functional living spaces.
Trinity is married with two small children who keep her very busy while outside of work.
Originally from Michigan, Betsy moved to Florida in 1991. Betsy joined the DreamMaker team in 2014 serving as the Office Manager of the Stuart Design Center. Betsy also partners with Sarah Parmental to manage all marketing initiatives.
Betsy obtained an associate’s degree in applied science in Lansing, MI, and an associate’s degree in accounting in Charleston, SC. In her free time, she enjoys working out at the gym and paddle boarding in the beautiful local waterways with her husband.
Originally from Ohio, Joey has been working with his dad since he was old enough to hold a hammer! Today he runs the field work for both Gribben Construction and DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen. Joey enjoys boating and fishing.
Originally from Mexico, Jesus moved to Florida over 25 years ago. He has been working in the construction industry for more than 20 years. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family.
Originally from Michigan, Kirk has been with DreamMaker since 2013. He has worked in the construction industry for over 30 years and excels at customizing cabinets and all things wood related.
When Kirk is not at work, he enjoys playing raquetball and spending time with his grandchildren.
Originally from Ohio, Jesse and his family moved to Stuart in 2015. He has worked in the construction industry for more than 20 years. Jesse enjoys fishing and watching college football.
Originally from California, Jeff moved to Stuart at a very young age. He has been working in the construction industry for over 40 years. In his free time Jeff enjoys fishing, boating, baseball & spending time with his family.
Originally from Cuba, Juan has lived in Florida for over 15 years. He joined the DreamMaker team in 2017. Juan has worked in the construction industry for many years.
In his spare time, Juan enjoys reading and spending time with his family.