Jim Brandon 
(Owner/ Customer Support / Project Management)

With more than 35 years of experience in the Kitchen and Bath industry, Jim brings a great deal of knowledge to each project. Through his belief in product education and exceptional customer support, Jim has won the respect and repeat business of many clients.

Jim employs a small staff of extremely talented individuals who really know how to work magic! By offering personalized service, quality products, and professional design and installation; Kitchens of Stillwater/ Kitchens of Woodbury can help you create the kitchen (or bath!) of your dreams.

  • Since 1982, Jim has been in the Kitchen (and bath!) Design and Remodeling Business
  • Owner of a highly successful kitchen and bath dealership in St. Louis Park (1991-2006)
  • Founder/Owner of Kitchens of Stillwater ( 2001 ) and Kitchens of Woodbury (2011 )
  • Better Business Bureau member since 1995
  • National Association of the Remodeling Industry member (1995-2005)
  • Licensed General Contractor #: 20515367

Chanda L. Woods 
(Manager / Senior Kitchen & Bath Designer)

Chanda has been designing since 2000 at Kitchens of Stillwater. She is a graduate from the University of Minnesota, Mankato. Chanda’s degree in Interior Design & Construction Management and her minor in art will help you make the kitchen of your dreams, become reality.

Chanda’s project management skills allow her to tackle even the most difficult remodeling projects with great success! She can help you with all of your kitchen requirements and make the space workable and livable. As an experienced designer, Chanda will listen to your needs and then coordinate the design and color scheme needed to complete your project.

Chanda’s hard work, artistic creativity, and extensive knowledge have earned her the reputation of being one of the “best designers in the business”!

“Chanda was great. Got what we wanted on the 1st try. …We can’t say enough good about you!” Ron and Linda

  • Bachelor degree in Interior Design and Construction Management, minor in Art
  • Design experience since 2000
  • Nominated for the COTY award


Shannon Knutson
(K & B Designer)

Shannon has recently graduated from Century College in Kitchen and Bath Design.  She has a real eye for how things should come together.  Her family lives in Woodbury and is very active in the community.



Joe Krank 
(Jobsite Supervisor / Lead installer)

Joe is a graduate of St. Paul Technical College and has been a craftsman and installer for Kitchens of Stillwater and Kitchens of Woodbury since 2010. With more than a skill for his craft, he creates magic with his hands and tools  !!

”  Joe was great at installing our kitchen, he asked questions up front and cleaned up after he was done ”  Bill and Maryann-Lake Elmo


Toby, The Wonder Dog! 
(Company Mascot!)

If you ever get a chance to visit either of our locations, you might see ” Toby “.  He’s part of our family and brightens our day .