Owner/Founder, Neal Hauschild has a Master’s Degree in Engineering from Duke as well as a Law Degree from the Ohio State University. Neal served in the US Air Force during Desert Storm while stationed in Saudi Arabia. Neal founded Nth Degree in 2002 and has been practicing Real Estate and Law since 2003. Neal loves what he does; creating beautiful, memorable spaces along with fervently working to help his clients find and mold that “diamond in the rough” into their dream home. Neal grew up in Northern Virginia but has been a Columbus resident for nearly 20 years and along with his partner and their 4 legged family members resides in New Albany! Neal currently serves on several local Boards including CATCO and the New Albany Chamber.
Steph DuBois is a central Ohio native and currently lives in Lewis Center with her husband and 3 children. She graduated from Ohio Dominican University with a degree in Visual Communications. Steph joined the Nth Degree team in 2010 her role as Marketing Manager includes marketing, graphic design and social media. In her spare time, Steph enjoys painting, yoga and spending time with her family.
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Mikia joined the Nth Degree team in 2016. She is friendly, outgoing and will endeavor to help her clients in any possible way. She exemplifies integrity and professionalism. Her strengths and expertise include market knowledge, strong negotiation skills, consistent communication and follow-up throughout the buying/selling process. Mikia is committed to placing the goals of her clients first and providing the highest level of customer service. She enjoys challenges and her passion to commitment to her clients is the most important aspect of her career. Mikia holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Human Resources Management from Franklin University. She resides in Columbus, Ohio.
Ben Lucas is an Interior Designer at Nth Degree Home. He has a Bachelor’s in Industrial & Innovative Design. Ben’s favorite design style? Mid-Century Modern (geometric designs, industrial-inspired lighting, and simple lines) because “it layers seamlessly with all periods”.
Ben also loves photography and is an avid singer.
Shanika Tyler is an Interior Designer at Nth Degree. She has over 10 years of experience in the design industry. She has a unique ability to take her knowledge of floral arranging techniques and incorporate these principles into the design esthetics of interior design, giving any space a balanced, functional, and beautiful arrangement. Shanika is the owner of SHE Floral Design Co. where she creates one-of-a-kind floral arrangements. Her beautiful designs are now available at both our Gahanna and Grandview locations.
Christine Miller is a central Ohio native and currently lives in Columbus with her husband and is expecting their first child in the Spring. She joined the Nth Degree team in 2015 as Store Manager. In her spare time, Christine enjoys photography and spending time with family.