Deb Jenkins
Auto CADD/ REVIT/ BIM Manager 
AutoCad Manager Technician
Office Manager 

With over 28 years of food service industry, Deb is the REVIT/BIM/Auto CADD manager and technician for JLR Design Group.  Deb provides an immense amount of technical & design drafting knowledge to JLR. Deb has been with the firm since its inception in 1993 and prior to that, working with the three founding principles at Westin hotel group.  She is the resident manager of our Auto CAD, Revit and BIM software. Her can do attitude helps JLR deliver our services on time and in synced with our client’s goals.

Winston is the official mascot of JLR Design Group. Every day he brings us inspiration, energy, and a positive attitude. No project is finished without the official Bark of Approval!

A self-proclaimed  foodservice “Lifer,” 20 years in Garrett has a background that includes: Operations, management, sales, design and now consulting. Garrett joined the firm in 2013 as an associate consultant and as of Mid-2016 is now a partner & principle at JLR. Garrett has provided design services for Restaurants, Casinos, School Districts, Universities, and healthcare in his career. Garrett uses his diverse background & experience to help execute efficient design for a long-lasting food service operation.

Deon has over 30 years of food service design experience. He has been the principal project designer & manager for several Restaurants, Corporate Dining facilities, Educational dining Facilities, Hotel Dining facilities and Healthcare food service operations. Deon’s clientele list includes highly distinguished names such as Boeing, Safeco, Eddie Bauer, Hewlett-Packard, Seattle University, University of Puget Sound, University of Oregon and Bellevue College. To meet the ever changing needs of today’s food service operator it is Deon’s philosophy to listen carefully to his client’s goals and help them achieve those goals through effective and thoughtful design. 

Our Mission

JLR Design Group is dedicated to providing new and creative ideas to food facilities planning. We view design as art that makes itself useful. This approach inspires us to design projects that are as visually appealing as they are ergonomic and efficient.

Our History

JLR Design Group was established in April of 1993 by three Principals who had worked together as a team for over 20 years. During this period they won four consecutive national awards from Restaurants & Institutions magazine for creative design solutions.

JLR Design Group is now providing food service design for schools, colleges, universities, hotels, corporations, airlines and convention centers. This diversity of projects provides a benefit to our clients in our exposure to a variety of different problems and design solutions.

Deon Richards, FCSI
Principal/ Project Manager
Garrett Lennon
Principal/ Project Manager

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