Meet the Team

Rafael Cerritos, CEO and Lead Designer

Lead designer and CEO of RC Design Group, Rafael Cerritos is a second generation builder and designer. His late father, Don Esteban Cerritos was a contractor, and since an early age, took Rafael with him to work and learn the construction trade. In high school, Rafael excelled in math classes and joined a drafting class. From there, his passion for design exploded. He was chosen by Janet Bussell to be a lead designer for Cher's home in Malibu. Rafael also apprenticed under the great celebrity architect, Robert L Earl and adopted many of his design styles while developing his own. He has worked on a countless number of projects in Southern California and is excited to help you with your future dream home. During his free time, Rafael enjoys spending time with his wife and children hiking at the beach. He is also an avid barbecuer!

Lucila Cerritos, Executive Assistant

Before joining RC Design Group in 2021, Lucila "Lucy" Cerritos was a teacher for 15 years for charter schools throughout Los Angeles County. She is detail orientated, highly relational and a proficient communicator. She will ensure all needs are addressed and will bring the personal touch to all of your project details. In her free time, she enjoys walks at different beach piers with her family and making sides for her husband's barbecued meats. She looks forward to working with you.