Our Staff

Our strength has always been with the people we keep. We know you will see us at the grocery, at dinner, or at different ballparks around town so having professional, personal, and quality people is part of our success. Our goal is to earn your trust by having the same faces each time you visit us at Robert Miller and Son Furniture.





Mark Nichols

Mark Nichols

Mark started his career in furniture in 1977 at Weldon and Clark Furniture. From humble beginnings in the warehouse Mark moved to Robert Miller and Son Furniture in 1989. Mark and Tammie have been married 33 years and have 3 daughters and 8 grandchildren. Mark can be reached at mnichols@robertmillerandson.com.

Tammie Nichols

Tammie Nichols

Tammie is a lifelong resident of Howard County! Over the years she has worked in the office of Walbridge Aldinger as well as currently still operates Nichols Cleaning in Kokomo. Three girls and eight grandchildren keep Tammie busy but in her free time Tammie enjoys gardening, playing games on her computer, and traveling. She can be reached at tnichols@robertmillerandson.com.

Joel Williford

Joel Williford - Store Manager

Joel has been a key member of Robert Miller and Son Furniture since 1995. Learning from each stop along the way, Joel started in warehouse, moved to delivery, and ultimately became Warehouse Manager for many years. In 2011, Joel received his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree and is now the Store Manager. Joel is married, lives in Peru, and has two children. Joel is active in church activities and enjoys golfing and fishing. He can be reached at jwilliford@robertmillerandson.com.

Al Lawson

Al Lawson - Assistant Manager

Al joined Robert Miller and Son in January of 1986 as a warehouse employee. His first day was spent unloading 30 mattresses up 3 flights of stairs into our old warehouse....alone. After a work day like that not many people would have come back for the second day but that's what you can expect from Al...dependability. Al is a lifelong married resident of Kokomo and has 2 daughters. Al can be reached at allawson@robertmillerandson.com

JR Barks

JR Barks - Sales / Customer Service

For 16 years JR has been a fixture at Robert Miller and Son Furniture. JR has built and maintained several relationships throughout his years in the furniture business. His opinion on fashion, fabrics, and accessories has been on display for years here. JR enjoys traveling and spending time with friends. He can be reached at jrbarks@robertmillerandson.com.

Peggy May

Peggy May - Sales / Customer Service

Peggy brings over 10 years of furniture sales experience to our staff at Robert Miller and Son. With her background in Interior Design and real estate she can be a perfect fit for matching your needs to the style of your home. Peggy's infectious smile and fun personality make working with her a pleasure. While not at work she can be found with her family or just spending time at home. Peggy can be reached at pmay@robertmillerandson.com.

Lani Wines

Lani Wines - Sales / Customer Service

Lani is married, has 3 children, and 1 grandchild. Aside from taking some time off to raise her children, she has spent her adult life in the retail sector around Kokomo. Many have come to know Lani for her willingness to help as well as her obvious eye for fashion. Lani can be reached at lwines@robertmillerandson.com.

Debbie Wright

Debbie Wright - Service Coordinator

Debbie has a long furniture history. From 1981 until 1989 Debbie worked for Weldon and Clark Furniture in Kokomo in sales and service. She took a little time off and started working with us here at Robert Miller in 1993. In her time off Debbie enjoys crafting and is very active with her church. Debbie is married, lives in Kokomo, and has one daughter.

Nancy Salmon

Nancy Salmon - Office / Customer Service

Nancy has the title of "Store Mom" and lives up to every word. Nancy is our eyes on every ticket looking for any mistakes and additions that need to be made. In addition to that, normally it's her friendly voice you hear when you call our store. Nancy lives in Kokomo, is married, and is a very proud mother of two!

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Support the American Dream!


While our world economy has changed we have tried to maintain lasting relationships with companies focused on creating American made furniture preserving American jobs. Our ever changing economy has made it impossible to be 100% American goods, but Robert Miller and Son will do as much as we can.

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