We Are Passionate About What We Do

Our team is devoted to user-centered research and development to identify solutions to societal, functional, and policy issues that affect everyday activities in the home.  Our team is energetic, creative, diverse, interdisciplinary, transgenerational, multicultural with a shared passion for improving lives.

Harshal Mahajan and Wendy Rogers sitting on new couches
Wendy Rogers taking photo of Harshal Mahajan and Brian Pastor

Team Members

Intern alumni


The McKechnie Family LIFE Home would not have been possible without the contributions of those listed below.  The entire McKechnie Family LIFE Home team would like to sincerely thank those listed for their contributions to the completion of this project.

  • Planning
  • Bill Goodman
  • Jeff Woods
  • Kesh Kesavadas
  • Brian Jones
  • Jon Sanford
  • Design and Construction
  • Tilton Kelly Bell LLC Architecture (Kim Sarchet)
  • JohnCo Construction
  • Bodine Electrical
  • Clarence Odom
  • Administrative
  • Mike Bohlmann
  • Elizabeth Clawson
  • Matt Drain
  • Bryan Jones
  • Mark Joseph
  • Suzanne Rinehart
  • Interior Design
  • Deana McDonagh
  • Stocks Furniture (Terry Martin)
  • Web Design
  • Brett Luce
  • Dick Detzner
  • Tom Eggemeier 
  • Barry Beith