General Contractor Richmond, VA


A Dedicated Team of Professionals

The Doug Lewis Remodeling team in Richmond, Virginia is driven, experienced, and ready to provide you with superior customer service to create your dream customized kitchen, bath, home addition, and more.


 Doug Lewis, Founder and President

As the company’s Founder and President, Doug is the lead contact for all DLR clients. He believes in the importance of customer satisfaction and therefore is the point-person for all client-based needs from project estimation through completion.

Doug is a proud graduate of the University of Richmond with a degree in Finance. His entire career has been dedicated to construction and real estate finance. This broad background brings a unique knowledge base to the remodeling business.


Ben Shamberg, Floor Plan Designer

As Project Manager, Ben ensures high standards of integrity, efficiency, and quality at each job. He serves as a vital link between the client and the remodeling process.

Ben brings a strong background of home remodeling and customer service to DLR. Prior to joining our management team, Ben spent nearly two years doing contract work for DLR and before that he worked in landscape design and maintenance. Ben began his career in event management for a company focused on offering personal and professional development opportunities.


Rob Picano, Senior Vice President


As an employee of DLRVA for five years, Rob was appointed Senior Vice President of Doug Lewis Remodeling in November 2016. As the Senior Vice President of Doug Lewis Remodeling, Rob is responsible for and oversees all facets of the general contracting operation, including project management, estimating, and field operations. Rob maintains relationships with Doug Lewis Remodeling clients and works with project teams to ensure the successful completion of all projects. Prior to Rob becoming Senior Vice President, he served as Vice President of Construction Services. During this time he gained valuable experiences as project manager, scheduling, cost estimating, quality control management, and contract administration. In addition to a variety of professional achievements, Rob is also an Executive Chef.


Rachel Stevenson, Bookkeeper

Rachel has been working in small business administration since 2003.  A transplant from Winchester, VA, Rachel moved to Richmond in 2001 to attend school, completing her degree from University of Richmond.  She began working with Wells Fargo in 2013, mentoring small business owners and teaching workshops in her spare time.  Capital One recruited Rachel in 2015 to help build out a new relationship management group for their small business card division.  On leaving Capital One in 2016, Rachel decided to make a major career change and is currently a full-time student again and pursuing a medical doctor degree at Virginia Commonwealth University.