Alexis Rubin- Owner
Alexis is passionate about creating spaces and organization systems that are both functional and beautiful.
A graduate from UC Berkeley with a BA in Sociology, Alexis earned her teaching credential at San Jose State University. Alexis' first career was in public education but she has been helping people with interior decorating, staging and organizing for as long as she can remember. In 2010 she created Funktional Home and decided to turn her life-long passion into a new career. Alexis is certified in home staging and redesign. She is a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) and is currently working toward becoming a Certified Professional Organizer. Alexis currently sits on the NAPO Colorado Board as Director of Professional Development.
Not leaving behind any of her previous expertise and experience as a teacher and instructional coach, Alexis regularly incorporates her love of teaching and passion for helping others into her daily work. She is an expert in helping others learn strategies and skills to declutter, maintain an organized home, simplify daily tasks, streamline schedules, and achieve balance and peace in their lives. She utilizes her knowledge of diverse learning styles, individualized needs, retention strategies and virtual education in her daily work with clients. She loves to educate others about living an organized life and help her clients create their ideal space.
Not just an professional organizer, Alexis is also an interior decorator with a passion for home decor, DIY projects, remodeling, decorating on a budget and preparing homes for sale with her unique approach to staging. She combines all of these interests and skills to help clients achieve their goals - whether through organizing, interior decorating or staging.
Alexis is a mother, wife, friend, volunteer and business owner that understands busy lives and believes in helping her clients blend practical and simple organizational and decorating strategies and ideas with their real lives. Clients appreciate Alexis’ common sense approach, warm personality, non-judgmental nature, strict confidentiality and eye for design.