We are so grateful for our dedicated, quality team of craftsmen. They represent our values at every home and business they visit, and work tirelessly to leave beautiful surfaces and happy clients behind. Take a moment to get to know them a bit better!

Andrei Sogol

Project Leader

Andrei started over 37 years ago working for an uncle in the painting business. He joined Lancaster’s team in 2001 and as a project leader has earned the respect of his crew and set the goal high as hard working & dependable. Andrei feels the best part about his work is getting to know his clients ,their expectations and finally the look of satisfaction on their faces when there project is completed . Andrei enjoys fishing whenever he can, but most of his free time is spent with his family and as a cancer survivor, donating his time at a local cancer center.

Ashoor Lado


In his five years with Lancaster Painting Ashoor is an asset as one of our lead painters and has always striven to set an example of hard work and dependability. Happily married Ashoor is also a proud father. If you ever see him without a brush in one hand and a paint bucket in the other, he will most likely be taking care of his birds his other passion.

Dave Juarez

Project Leader

Dave brings with him great customer relations as well as a positive, hard-working attitude to our crew with well over 30 years of experience in the painting industry. Active in our community Dave can be found officiating football (Pop Warner to high school) and basketball but admits most of his personal time is taken up by his passion–his registered shetland sheepdogs.

Jennifer Gonzalez

Sales Representative

With her outgoing personality, Jennifer makes a great Customer Advocate/Sales Assistant for the Lancaster team. She gets along easily with customers and is now a part of the Estimating crew. As the owner’s daughter and as a dedicated member of the Lancaster Painting family, Jennifer always looks to learn new things for the company, and she actively seeks opportunities to work with community network groups to promote Lancaster Painting. She is a valuable member of the team. As a mother of 3, when she is not at work, Jen is with her kids, friends and family.

Jeff Ikari

Lead Painter

Balancing a cheerful, light-hearted attitude with a chesire grin Jeff’s loyalty and dependability is a wonderful asset to Lancaster Painting. Jeff is happily married, with one child, and when he is not working he can often be found helping out at his church (where he sings in a Christian rock band) and community functions including driving a car in our local demolition derby.

Jeffrey Wright

Lead Pressure Washer

Though he may be the rookie of our team Jeffrey has proved his worth to our team on a daily basis. Jeffrey aspires to be a lead painter in the near future and attributes his knowledge and expertise to his fellow crew members. A family man who enjoys watching sports with his son, Jeffrey also finds time to enjoy a round on the golf course with his closest friends.

Toby Kitchens

Lead Estimator

Detail-oriented and trustworthy, Toby truly enjoys helping clients make their homes beautiful and providing a hassle-free, positive experience. Now in his 14th year at Lancaster Painting he is our lead estimator, and he puts his 14 + years of painting expertise to good use, seeing every project through the eyes of a craftsman. Toby is a proud father of 4 children and looks forward to his free time to share his love of the great outdoors, hiking and fishing with them.

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Phillip Marino


Phillip is another welcome addition to our Lancaster Painting family. Joining us in 2011 he brings with him over 9 years of painting wisdom and skills. Phillip is a proud father of 4 (soon to be 6) who is active in his church and plans to take his wedding vows there in 2012. When not in his painting whites you can usually find Phillip wearing his 49er Red/Gold or watching UFC.

Randy Pendergrass


With over 35 years of local painting experience, Randy is a true expert in his field. As a member of our estimating team, we are excited for all that his experience and expertise will bring to the table.

Randy is also a dedicated family man. He has been married for over 27 years, and is the proud father of four children. When he is not spending time with his family, he is most likely fishing, working on custom cars, or simply enjoying the great outdoors.

Raul Lizzarga Jr

Project Leader

As an 18 year employee and Project leader with Lancaster Painting Raul enjoys the bond he has formed with many of his clients. His continued hard work & positive outlook has earned him the loyalty & trust of many of our long time our clients- who ask for him exclusively. A graduate of the Police Academy, Raul a father of 4 likes to spends most of spare time with his very close knit family.

Rodney Pettit

Project Leader

Rodney is our newest project leader and has over 20 years experience painting. He has excellent people skills and always goes above and beyond every job. He is married, and is a father to four boys. He is actively involved in all of his boys lives especially their sporting events. If Rodney isn't at a sporting event with one of his boys you can find him outdoors somewhere either hunting or fishing.

Sergio Milan

Project Leader

Detail-oriented and trustworthy, Sergio truly enjoys helping clients to have a hassle-free, positive experience. Starting with Lancaster Painting straight out if high school Sergio is now celebrating 12 years with our team. What he loves best about his job is the opportunity to constantly learn new skills and the opportunities it presents him with to be a positive part of his community. Sergio’s free time is spent with family & friends enjoying movies and sports.

Stephanie Talkington

Operations Manager

As the operations manager at Lancaster Stephanie is the glue that bonds us all together. She shows due diligence in her ability to make sure that all jobs run smoothly by constant interact with her crew and meeting customers’ expectations. Growing up around the painting business has instilled in her a passion to always be looking for better ways to improve upon current systems. As a mother of 2 Stephanie doesn’t feel she has a lot of free time but when the opportunity presents itself you can always find her out enjoying a bike ride.

Javier Maldonado

Lead Painter

Andrew McMichael

Apprentice 3

Donald Christopher

Apprentice 3

Hugo Solorzano

Apprentice 1

Jaciel Arreola


Jose Arauza

Apprentice 1

Julien Montoya


Kurtis Blakemore


Mitchell Arevalo

Lead Painter

Nathan Tanquary


Steve Talkington