Meet the Team at Five Star Painting of Austin
Brightening Homes & Businesses Across Austin
Our team at Five Star Painting in Austin brings qualified experience and colorful personalities to each project they take on. They work tirelessly to transform their customers’ painting dreams into a reality. From the initial consultation to the finished project, you can rest assured that our team will deliver superior results.
Learn more about our crew below!
Karlos Salinas – VP Operations / Estimator
Originally from San Angelo, Karlos is a Texas native who joined Five Star Painting in January 2015. Prior to joining the team, Karlos worked for Sherwin Williams for five years, first in San Angelo and most recently at one of the leading retail locations in Austin. He moved to Austin in August 2014 to be closer to the family. In his free time, Karlos is involved with the Boys & Girls Club of Austin and enjoys basketball and golf. Karlos brings his passion for customer service and knowledge of paint products and systems to every project!
Dan Pierce - Project Manager
The third Dan to join our team at Five Star Painting in March of 2017. Dan-P has experience in customer service and customer satisfaction dating back to the 1980's. His experience in construction and sales makes him a perfect fit for our Project Manager Position. After spending four years of mixing Benjamin Moore paint, Dan and his wife Tracey decided it was time to move to the warmer weather of Austin, Texas. Dan says, "My favorite thing to do is spending time with my wife and children over the weekend when they put me in charge of buying lunch or dinner".
Robert Lutz - Sales Manager
Robert Lutz is a life-long Austinite, having relocated here from upstate NY in the late 1970's after college. He spent his first 11 years in Austin as a painter and paint contractor when Austin was quite a bit different than it is today. For the last thirty years, he's worked in sales, account management, and business development mostly in the electronic imaging industry. In his spare time, Robert loves playing guitar. He brings a passion for customer service to each of his projects.
Dalilah Anaya - Project Manager
Dalilah is originally from El Paso, Texas and has lived in Austin for five years. She has extensive customer service experience and has spent time coaching youth sports. She joined the Five Star team in April 2019 and enjoys working out and eating tacos!
David Garcia - Sales
I am a born and raised Austinite who is currently attending Texas State University in San Marcos. In my free time you can usually catch me enjoying Austin's outdoor scene or one of the many music venues around town. I have 5 years of experience in the coatings industry both residential and commercial and this experience in the industry has helped me mold my knowledge and expertise. I look forward to working with you on your next project!