Meet Our Team
Founded in 1976 by Muriel Baker, Galaxy Draperies employs three generations of Bakers all with the same goal, to work together to help you design and select the window coverings of your dreams. With our help, we will take your house and turn it in to the home of your dreams one window at a time.
Meet the people that have made Galaxy Draperies what it is today. You can contact them directly with any questions you may have about window coverings. Have you recently worked with one of our employees and want to tell us how your experience was with them? We appreciate and value any feedback you can give as we are continuously striving to get better at what we do every single day.
Rick Baker is a 40 year veteran of the window coverings industry and together with his family, runs Galaxy Draperies. Rick is nationally recognized as the leader of one of the highest quality major drapery businesses in North America. Rick frequently lectures at industry conventions throughout the country. In addition to his vast array of knowledge in the window covering arena he is certified as a color specialist by PPG Industries, a global leader in the paint and coatings industry. Over the years, Rick has developed a unique approach in helping his clients create rooms they can be proud of for years and years.
Diane in an integral part of Galaxy Draperies and has been helping clients beautify their homes for the past 20 years. She is committed to providing each of her clients a personal experience through the process of turning “a house” into “their home.” Diane is always looking for ways to improve the experience her clients receive. It is her solemn goal to make sure that every single person that does business with Galaxy Draperies is 100% satisfied with the quality of the product, the design experience and the final install. Diane has taken her relentless work ethic that she has developed over the years and applied it to raising her three children who she is even more dedicated to than her work.
David is the eldest son of Rick and Diane and the first member of the third generation of the family to join Galaxy Draperies. David worked at Galaxy Draperies during high school, but left to pursue other opportunities, continue his education, and gain valuable experience. When David returned to California and jumped right into Galaxy Draperies as the new Director of Operations and has evolved the company into a modern and tech savvy organization that utilizes new technology daily. David has his hands involved in every department ensuring they are running smoothly.
Education: Colorado State University
Major: Business Management
Minor: Marketing and Entrepreneurship
Director of Business to Business Sales
Matthew started at Galaxy Draperies at age 17 as an installer and has been working with the company ever since. His extensive product knowledge, experience, and charm make him excellent at his role as a design consultant. Matthew mainly focuses on our B2B clients but loves helping each and every one of you. He also works with the TOP interior designs, builders, and realtors in the area. He is passionate about sports, especially baseball. Matthew, the middle son, was the second to join Galaxy Draperies and is waiting to help you on your job. To see some of the amazing houses he’s worked on, click here
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Director of Marketing
Jenna Baker is the youngest of the 3 Baker children. After graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Jenna started her career in marketing and direct sales in Colorado, Utah, and Houston, TX. At the beginning of 2018, Jenna decided to finally join the family business, packed her bags, and moved to sunny California. Jenna’s main focus at Galaxy Draperies is marketing, lead generation, building growing relationships with other businesses, managing the scheduling department, and recruitment! Jenna is excited to use the skills she learned throughout her career to help develop more business for Galaxy for years to come
Education: University of Colorado at Boulder
Major: Art Sciences with an emphasis in Psychology and Sociology
Director of Operations
Daisy is one of our most “seasoned” team members and has been with us since 2013. Her expertise in Customer Service, Window Coverings and Team Development helped pave the way for her current role as Head of Operations. Daisy has received certified training for multiple products, sales training and most recently earned a “Teamwork” recognition award by Galaxy Draperies. She is passionate about her role which is mainly focused on process efficiencies that promote customer satisfaction.
Education: College of the Canyons
Fun Facts: She was born and raised in the San Fernando Valley and she is the second person in her family to work for Galaxy Draperies!
Director of Sales
Debbie Snider joined Galaxy as a design consultant. After a short couple years, it was an obvious choice that Debbie should be promoted to Director of Sales. Debbie has been in the window covering industry for over 19 years. She is the perfect leader to help our design consultant exceed our clients expectations. She works endlessly to ensure our clients are in the best hands. Debbie is always learning to help her team get better results and help their clients. Before Debbie started her career in window coverings, she owned her own garment manufacturing company for 13 years! In her free time, Debbie is an avid road cyclist. She’s completed 3 Century Rides! To see some of the amazing houses she’s worked on, click here