COLOR TILE & Carpet is comprised of a team of flooring professionals who are passionate about what we do. Our team has decades of experience and a diversity of skills that range from interior design to flooring trends to custom installation and countertops. Our entire staff continually learns through education, experience and relationships allowing us to deliver the best possible end result for our customers.

Dave Lee


Dave has been in the flooring industry for over 25 years. He bought the business in 1997 and is the owner of Color Tile of Salem. Dave is dedicated to providing a great customer experience for his clients and a family atmosphere for his employees and installers. He’s involved in all aspects of the business but focuses a majority of his time on purchasing and estimating. Dave is active within the community as well, doing many sponsored events and giving donations for local fundraising efforts within schools and churches. He enjoys spending time with his grandchildren when he’s not working hard for his customers.

Alicia Self

Store Manager

Alicia loves her customers and loves to smile! She began her career in flooring in 1997 with Color Tile of Salem. She works in all areas of the business but is mainly focused on design, estimating, community, and sales. Outside the business, Alicia currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Keizer Chamber of Commerce and also serves as the Chair Person for many programs within local communities. When she’s away from work, she loves being with her 7 children, 6 grandchildren, and working in her garden.

Angela Bell

Assistant Sales Manager

Organization, problem solving and consistency are some of her professional strengths. Contact Angela for any questions or concerns regarding the installation of your floor. She’s been around the flooring industry for over 12 years and loves to assist in any process that may be needed to bring total completion to your flooring project. She’s extremely detail oriented when it comes to anything she’s working on. In her off time, Angela enjoys spending time with her 3 daughters and her son. You can often find her on the sidelines cheering on the football team or rooting on the theater students.

Chris Lee

Operations Manager

Coming from a technical and team training back ground, Chris was welcomed with open arms onto our team. He’s the guy that keeps our team on track while leading with a positive attitude. He is there to back our team up with whatever their needs are. He stays involved with new planning for the business alongside Dave. On his down time Chris entertains his 2 children and furry friends with his comical personality.

Doug Phillips

Sales Associate

With a humorous approach to work and life, Doug definitely keeps things alive at Color Tile of Salem. His long history of being a flooring installer gives him a “behind the scenes” look into the flooring industry. He has all the technical knowledge to back up our staff with the unusual situations that can arise on a job. Doug often brings delicious meals in to spoil the staff on Saturdays or on their birthdays. He’s usually found by the grill or in the kitchen with his wife and family when he’s not working away at the store.

Rebekka Cowger

Sales Associate

Rebekka loves learning the new things that come from being in the flooring industry. From a background in the restaurant business, she’s jumped in with both feet. She truly enjoys talking to her customers and loves getting to know everyone individually. Having an artistic eye, color and art have always been her strong points. Chasing around her young son Sylus has given her the ability to understand a wider range of customers and their needs.

Michelle Phillips


After retiring from the military with 20 years invested, Michelle has taken over running the front office for Color Tile of Salem. When calling our store about orders, shipping, and new product info, you’ll liking be getting her. She keeps the store front up-to-date on pricing and availability. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband Doug, grandson Kaiden and her extended family.

Josh Rounsville

Warehouse Manager

When you need a delivery done or a truck unloaded, Josh will be here to greet you with a smile. He has a great sense of humor and offers amazing support to our staff. He’s reliable and goes out of his way to help the staff and customers. His attention to detail keeps the installation schedule on track. Outside of the store Josh is an inspirational Pastor to the Salem area residents. He’s proud to share his love of Jesus Christ with the world. He’s a family man who works hard for his wife and children.