Tom Ashley More about Tom Ashley Tom, is the 2017 NAHB Remodeler of the Year and was selected as the National CAPS Designee of the Year in 2016. He is a partner at Expand Inc. in Denham Springs, Louisiana. Tom has the following designations: Certified Graduate Remodeler, Certified Aging in Place Specialist and Certified Green Specialist. All of these were earned through NAHB University of Housing. Expand Inc. was started in 1999 and is a Design Build Firm that specializes in specialty remodels, bathrooms, kitchens and full house remodels. The past 18 months Expand has been doing flood work and has learned many lessons from this experience. Tom speaks at seminars statewide in Louisiana and has been a speaker on various topics for remodelers nationally at the IBS show over the past few years.