When you build a home with Studio(e), your Hom(e)xpert is with you every step of the way. They’re seasoned professionals who can handle your every need from financing to land acquisition to design selections.
Heather Ryan brings to Rotelle Development Company over 30 years of professional experience in Architecture and design. She is passionate about promoting thoughtfully designed buildings, landscapes and interiors that are creative, inspirational and liberating.
Raised in the South and growing up in a third-generation construction business, her interest in design and building came naturally. She has a BA in Architecture from Temple University and studied Studio Art/ Architectural Art History and Preservation at the College of Charleston.
On a personal note- Heather is a wife, mother of four, a lifelong student, and an avid gardener/small-scale farmer; running a “CSA” Community Supported Agriculture business on her farm for over 5 years. She is also involved with the Chester County Food Bank “ raised- bed program” and loves teaching others about edible landscaping and sustainable farming practices.
Renee Pratt is the “Chief Designer” and Studio (e) Manager with over 15 years of experience in Residential design and Home building . She enjoys assisting homebuyers create their dream homes from the preliminary design to the final details. Her expertise in material selections, spatial planning and construction management are invaluable assets to Rotelle Development Company. She graduated in 1999 and also earned a certification in Interior Design from Temple University.
Her family includes her husband, two children, two dogs, a lizard and a future bunny. In addition to spending quality time with her family, Renee is a weekend “DIY specialist”. Her skills include sewing, wallpaper installation, decorative paint surfaces, and custom wood working.