Meet our Pella Long Island staff!

Tim Baxter

Timothy Baxter

GM of Commercial and Trade Sales

Tim has almost 10 years of retail sales and management experience. He understands the importance of ensuring customer satisfaction, while also making sure our contractor partners get the information that they need to deliver quality and timely service. Tim graduated from Marist College with a BS degree.
David Cooperman

David Cooperman

New York Retail Sales Manager

With nearly 30 years of home remodeling and design experience, David Cooperman manages our Long Island NY retail sales team. A graduate of Long Island University, David’s professional sales career included Slomins, ADT Security and ownership of the Scott Carpet and Design Company. He is a strong believer in going above and beyond customer expectations in order to assure your Pella experience is a memorable one!
Aidan Curtin

Aidan Curtin

GM of Replacement Window and Door Sales

New York native, Aidan Curtin, manages our replacement sales business. Aidan’s job focuses on ensuring our commitment to outstanding customer service is provided to each and every customer – regardless of project size or cost. Aidan is a graduate of Manhattan College with a BA degree.
Michael DeAngelis

Michael DeAngelis

Trade Manager

Michael has 20 plus years of sales leadership experience in the building maintenance & construction industry and he is the Trade, Regional Sales Manager in the great Connecticut area. He is responsible for leading a sales team that focuses on single family home builders, architects and the Pella Certified Contract Program. Michael holds an MBA in Management and has an undergraduate degree in Marketing.

Lou Loiacono

Regional Trade Sales Manager

Lou has 23 years of sales and sales management experience in the Building & Construction Industry through distribution and manufacturing and is the Regional Trade Sales Manager in the Metro NY and Long Island territories. He is responsible for leading a sales force that focuses on residential builders, developers, and home remodelers. Lou holds a BA in Business Management.
Frank Najpauer

Frank Najpauer

Operations Manager

With nearly 30 years of Pella Windows and Doors experience, Frank Najpauer is responsible for the day-to-day purchasing, product pre-finishing, warehouse and service for each of our showrooms. Frank has a BS from Sacred Heart University.
Desmond Rea

Desmond Rea

Branch Owner

Desmond Rea is the branch owner of Pella New York and Connecticut. Des has been a part of the Pella family for over 30 years and earned multiple awards for outstanding customer service and sales. He has a BA from Toronto’s York University and is a member of the Home Builders and Remodelers Association and the American Institute of Architects.

Scott Van Etten

Commercial Sales Manager

With nearly 8 years of Pella experience, Scott Van Etten oversees the team responsible for all commercial sales. Scott is an alumnus of Eastern Connecticut State University and member of the Home Builders and Remodelers Association.