Meet Our Experts

Here at Foote Bros. Carpet One, we are happy to help you style your home. With over 150 years of experience in the flooring industry, we are EXPERTS in connecting you to the flooring choice most suitable to your style and needs. Take a look below at our experts and get to know how they can assist you with your floor covering project. After you have met our team, come in and visit us. We are looking forward to meeting you!


Don Rochester, President

Don has been in the floor covering business since 1986. He has served many customers in northeast Alabama over the years.


Larry Thomas, Vice President

I am Larry Thomas and I am in my 32nd year with Foote Bros. Carpet One. I began my career here in 1985. Thirty-two years in the flooring industry has brought me in contact with a variety of flooring. I continue to work with a variety of flooring, bringing you the latest trends in flooring so that you can style your home with the current flooring trends. I attended the Bruce Hardwood School, the National Wood Flooring Association(NWFA) school and have received extensive training in insurance claims and estimating. Training in these schools provides me with expertise in helping you address any concerns you may with your flooring project. Come on in and let's get started on your project today.

In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family, watching NBA games, and traveling around the world. 



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John Clayton, Secretary - Treasurer

Hello! I am John Clayton and have been with Foote Bros. Carpet One since 1985. I have 32 years of experience in the flooring industry. I handle the financial side of Foote Bros. Carpet One. I also along with Karen Harris work hard in bringing you the latest trends in area rugs. We will be sure that your style needs are met when you come to search for an area rug in our store.  

In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my granddaughter and watching Alabama conquer on the football field!


Kevin Camp, Store Manager

Hi guys! I am Kevin Camp managing the Gadsden store. I have been involved in the flooring business for many years. I began my career at Foote Bros. in 1979. With a brief pause in employment from Foote Bros, I have spent a total of 30 years working in both our Gadsden and Anniston location. I am committed to making sure that all of our customers are well pleased with their floors and our customer service. They call me "Smiley" around here. Come on in and see me, I will definitely make your buying experience a happy one.

When I am not bringing you the happiest flooring experience possible, I enjoy spending time with my family. I especially enjoy my two grandsons and just recently we welcomed our first granddaughter. I am a Georgia boy and when my family is away I enjoy watching my Georgia Bulldogs! Go Bulldogs!

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Jo O'Dell, Flooring Consultant

Hello everyone! I am Jo O'Dell and I have been with Foote Bros. Carpet One for 7 years, joining the team in 2010. My time in flooring may seem short, but with over 30 years of sales experience in the home improvement industry I know how to match each customer's needs to the right flooring for their home or business. I also work with you have experienced flooring loss or damage within your home and need help navigating through an insurance claim. making your claim experience a smooth and quick processIn addition to work with residential, commercial and insurance customers, I stay connected with the community through Business Networking International (BNI) and as our store representative with the Chamber of Commerce. Come see me for a consultation to assist you with your home improvement ideas!

When I am not busy making my clients happy, I enjoy traveling with my friends!


Dennis Beck, Flooring Consultant

I started my career with Foote Bros. Carpet One in 1995. I have 22 years of experience in flooring expertise. I specialize in fitting your flooring style with your budget. If you want a good deal, stop by and visit me!

By the way, I am a die hard Alabama fan! I am planning to retire soon so that I can spend time with my family and when I am not with them, I will be in front of the TV watching my Alabama team conquer on the field.



Patrick Moon, Flooring Consultant


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Karen Harris, Office Staff Secretary

Hi I'm Karen! I work in the office and welcome each and every one of you as you walk through the door! So, come on in! I'll be waiting to greet you!

I am an Oklahoma girl and enjoy watching the Oklahoma Sooners! Boomer Sooners! When I'm not watching my Sooners, I enjoy spending time with my family and especially my grandson, Donny.


Patricia Lasslett, Accounting & Purchasing Specialist

I am Patricia Lasslett. I work to support all of our flooring consultants in meeting your needs. I am responsible for ordering your stylish new floors for your home or business. When you have flooring deadline to meet I am Johnny on the spot ensuring that you receive your new flooring in a timely manner.



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Natasha Thomas, Marketing Media Specialist

Hello! I am Natasha Thomas. I work with keeping the Foote Bros. name and brand in front of you as a flooring store you know and trust.

In my spare time I enjoy photography, traveling and studying American Sign Language!


Jerry King, Warehouse Staff

Jerry specializes in shipping and receiving.

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Albert Reyes, Warehouse Staff


Laurie Parnell