Our Team – Austin
Rob Ellis joined Southern Painting as a commissioned salesman in 2001 and quickly earned the position as Owner/Operator of the Austin division. Under Rob’s supervision, the Austin territory has become known as a leader in the industry, setting standards in workmanship and customer service.
Rob married his wife, Lana, in 1985 and credits her for his ability to achieve his noted success and for the confidence to own a business. Rob acknowledges his education for understanding finances and the aptitude to operate a business.
Rob has been instrumental in forming and developing other businesses and currently provides consulting to several companies across the state. Rob is dedicated to service and endeavors to exceed industry standards in satisfying customers
Lana Ellis manages the business operations in the Southern Painting Austin office. Though she wears many hats, her most important role is providing customer service, with solutions, to ensure our customers are delighted with their painting experience.
Lana and her husband, Rob, are natives of Oklahoma but have lived in Texas for over 28 years. She enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family.
As a Territory Manager, Nathan Rhoades is responsible for both residential and light commercial projects. His primary goal is to deliver the higher level of customer satisfaction for which Southern Painting is well known. With 20 years of valuable experience as a carpenter, he utilizes this extensive knowledge to ensure his projects are completed timely and with quality results.
Nathan is a combat veteran of the United States Army with a deployment tour to Kuwait/Iraq. He is happily married and has two beautiful children.