Meet the Team

Karla Binns, Principal Designer, Brand Leader, Buyer

Denise Wheeler, Store Manager, Sales, Assistant Buyer

Denise Wheeler, Store Manager, Sales, Assistant Buyer

Karla is co-owner of Roo Grayson LLC with her husband, Julian. She is the brand leader making all major design and buying decisions. An accredited Interior Designer with hundreds of home upgrades to her credit.

Denise Wheeler, Store Manager, Sales, Assistant Buyer

Denise Wheeler, Store Manager, Sales, Assistant Buyer

Denise Wheeler, Store Manager, Sales, Assistant Buyer

Denise was our first hire and what a great team member! Joining Roo since before the first location opened, Denise has years in the industry and an interior design degree from Kansas State University.

Who is Roo Grayson?

Karla is called Roo very often, but the name Roo Grayson has two sources:

Roo comes from Karla's nickname for a friend she had in a previous business.

Grayson was Karla's husband, Julian's boyhood "spy" name when he played Man From Uncle with his older brothers. The brothers took the good names, Napolean Solo and Illya Kuryakin, so Julian picked up a newspaper that was blowing around and found a story about Anthony Grayson....

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