Meet the Team


  • General Manager

Ken started with Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse when we opened our doors back in 1990. While much has changed in the industry over the years, the basic needs that make our store successful has not. He understands that our customers are wanting quality products, a wide variety, and to know that their purchases are supported through warranties, classes, and training. In his free time, Ken enjoys spending time with his family, riding ATV’s and watching the kids play ball!


  • Store Manager – Houston

Lee joined the team back in September 2009 and quickly became a store favorite with our customers. He has an extensive knowledge that he loves sharing with our customers and is always staying up to date with changes as they happen in both the sewing and floor care industry. In his spare time, Lee loves working on his ’68 Firebird and watching his son compete on the motocross circuit!


  • Store Manager – Conroe

Patricia, better known as Tricia, joined our team with a solid background in retail. She has over seven years’ experience in the sewing and vacuum industry, and uses her excellent and extensive knowledge of products and sewing techniques to match customers with their perfect machines. She loves working shows and events, so keep an eye out for Tricia at our next event or at the Houston Quilt Show!


  • Fabric Manager – Houston

Bio coming soon!


  • Ordering/Sales – Houston

Vianey has been working with us since 2007 and is our “go to” person for software issues. She handles all the ordering for our Houston and Conroe locations and uses her bilingual skills to help with our Spanish speaking customers. Vianey loves traveling and is always the first person to volunteer to go to training seminars, even if they’re out of state! She brings her positive, upbeat attitude, and smile everyday with her to the store.


  • Internet Sales – Houston

Lauren oversees our internet sales, as well as our social media, and website. She handles all sales for our website and Amazon stores, so if you have a question about your order feel free to drop her a line. She recently graduated college with her Bachelor’s degree in Multimedia Design and Development. Keep an eye out on our emails, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram accounts for her!

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  • Sewing Machine Technician – Conroe

Cody is our sewing machine technician at our Conroe location. From finding the right machine to take care of a customer’s needs to repair – he does it all! He takes great pride is his customer service standards and always making sure a job is well done. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, and is an avid Texans fan.


  • Sewing Machine Technician – Houston

Paul is our sewing technician and has an extensive knowledge in sewing machine and embroidery machine repair. When he's not helping customers with their machines you can find him outdoors, either camping or fishing. He loves classic cars and watching his Texans and Astros play!


  • Ordering/Sales – Conroe

Sara is the newest member of our Conroe team and she is currently working on getting her bachelor’s degree in Human Resources. Sara likes to interacting with customers and helping them get the most out of the time they get to spend on their machines. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and her “baby” Brodie the Border Collie.


  • Education/Sales – Houston

Brenda has been sewing and embroidering for over 20 years. She also enjoys creating her own designs in Brother digitizing software. She is co-leader of Brother club and leader of the Nite Owls. When she's not in store helping our customers, you can find Brenda spending time with her family and sailing!


  • Sales – Houston

Judy joined our team in February with a background in sewing and quilting. With over 20 years of experience Judy is always willing to lend a hand to customers who have questions. Her favorite type of quilts to make are wall hangings. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and listening to country western music!


  • Sales – Houston

Diana began sewing at the age of 7 first making doll clothes, which turned into sewing her own clothes. She continued to sew, making clothes for her family and eventually even made her own wedding dress! Her sewing then turned into a small home based sewing and alterations business. She took her first quilting class in 1995 and found her passion, while still occasionally making garments today. Since then Diana has worked in several different quilt shops and truly loves helping customers pick out their fabrics for their projects!


  • Vacuum Repair Technician - Conroe

Bio coming soon!


  • Sales - Houston/Conroe

Bio coming soon!


  • Sales - Houston/Conroe

Bio coming soon!


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