Introducing Our Hartford Showroom Team

Before booking an appointment, take a moment to meet our friendly Hartford team. They are ready to assist you with all your renovation needs.

Christina Alvarado
Bath Sales & Showroom Supervisor

With over 17 years of experience, Christina Alvarado loves to create unique spaces based on her client’s needs and wants. Her fresh ideas help create beautiful, functional spaces for layout change projects and aging-in-place clients by working within their existing parameters. She also enjoys the challenge of new construction projects.


Melissa Mazur
decorative bath tile and kitchen sales consultant

Melissa is passionate about assisting clients to find creative solutions for their homes. Her 6+ years of experience as a kitchen and bathroom designer and her Bachelor of Fine Arts with a focus on interior design from Rochester Institute of Technology make her a valuable resource at Bender to help curate your next project.


Kayla Cabrera Tirado
decorative bath and tile sales consultant

Kayla has been a dedicated Bender showroom consultant for over 6 years and counting. Passionate about assisting customers in creating personalized solutions for their homes, Kayla is committed to easing your decision-making process. From the inception of your project to the very last detail, she’s here to provide guidance and support every step of the way.


Philp Sposi
Kitchen Cabinet Designer

Philip joined the Bender team over 17 years ago with a background in building and remodeling spanning 22 years. With a passion for bringing projects to completion and seeing the joy it brings customers for years to come, Philip brings a wealth of experience and dedication to every kitchen design endeavor.


Eileen Kemp

Eileen is a seasoned member of the Bender team, who joined us 8 years ago in our New Haven showroom. Starting in sales, Eileen has since transitioned into the role of receptionist/customer service representative here in Hartford. Eileen is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and making each interaction memorable.