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Ron Perry


With more than two decades of experience, Ron Perry is a seasoned and capable leader of PDC Inc., working with the board of directors and other executives to establish short- and long-term goals. A graduate of Central Connecticut State University, he presides over the PDC workforce, ensuring resources are allocated properly and developing strategies to continue company growth. When not overseeing budgets and major construction projects, Ron enjoys golfing and scuba diving. He resides in West Simsbury, Conn. with his wife Deborah and their two children, Josh and Maura.

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Nick Shaink


Part of PDC Incorporated Leadership, Nicholas Shaink has worked with the organization since high school and is now an Owner and the Vice President. Over the past 20 years, he has held almost every role in the company, becoming Owner three years ago. He now helps oversee the workforce with a unique inside perspective. Dedicated to giving back to the community, Nick heads up a lot of the charitable efforts at PDC including the annual golf tournament. He is a father of three girls and enjoys family time at the beach on Cape Cod and going to Disney.

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In his role of Chief Financial Officer, Christian Bourdeau is in charge of the finances and accounting for PDC, Inc. He possesses almost a decade of financial experience including accounts payable and receivable, invoicing and account reconciliation. He received a master’s degree in accountancy from Westfield State University.

With 45 years of construction experience in nearly every industry segment, Tim Craw joined PDC in 2024. He is responsible for expanding the company’s footprint throughout the Atlantic states. Prior to Joining PDC, Tim was a Union Business Agent and Building Trades President, a position that provides him with unique insights and leadership experience. A graduate of the U.S. Army Engineer School, Tim served six years in the U.S. Army. He lives in Pittsfield with his wife, and they have four children and two grandchildren. When not working, Tim loves to travel throughout the Americas and Europe.

Working his way up through the company over the past 20 years, Rick Dermody currently holds the role of Senior Estimator. His previous titles include Carpenter, Field Superintendent, Project Manager and Estimator, each providing unique insight and experience that he applies to this day. With more than four decades of experience in the industry, Rick works to bid PDC’s larger projects and guide the development and progress of the estimating team.

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Tim L’Italien joined our team in 2024 as assistant chief estimator with 24 years of experience, including eight years leading a team of estimators. He is responsible for reviewing plans and specifications and creating comprehensive estimates for projects. Tim graduated from Worcester State University with a degree in urban studies, and from Northeastern University with a degree in construction management. He lives in Douglas with his wife Jen and their three children, and together they enjoy skiing, concerts, traveling and sporting events.

Leading the charge on projects big and small, Joseph Leon brings a decade of experience to the job of Executive Project Manager. Having previously served as an estimator, he is well-versed in every aspect of a job from bid to completion. A graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Joseph holds a degree in construction management.

With more than three decades of experience in the construction field, Chris Clare works to manage numerous projects at once, overseeing hundreds of construction workers. He holds numerous certifications including Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) Trainer, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 10 and 30, Fall Protection Trainer and Certified Rigger and Crane Signal. He lives in Enfield, Conn. with his wife, Jodi, and children, Noah and Nathan, with whom he enjoys boating, camping and playing sports.

Helping acquire new projects for PDC Inc., Matthew Bieda is part of the estimating team, calculating material and labor costs for a variety of jobs. He previously held the role of Digital Production Control/Safety Manager, keeping track of the progress of jobs in development. Matthew is a graduate of University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a degree in building and construction technology.

Jonathan Shaink, a veteran at PDC and possessing more than decade of relevant experience, is a skilled Estimator. He works closely with clients helping to determine costs and writing estimates for acoustical ceiling, wall panels, exterior panel façades, fireproofing and more. In his free time, he enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking and camping.

An expert at coordinating and planning projects from beginning to end, Blaire Collins prepares budgets and cost estimates, responds to issues and delays, collaborates with engineers and construction managers and maximizes project profit margins. Blaire graduated from Johnson & Wales University with a degree in management, and holds a number of certifications including Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 10, Aerial Lift Operator, Construction Fall Protection and Hilti Powder Actuated Tools. He lives in Westfield, Mass. and is the father to one daughter and a newborn son.

Working to process payments for PDC, Cassie Phillips brings almost 20 years of experience to the role of Accounts Payable. She is responsible for processing invoices and statements as well as helping around the office. A mother of four and grandmother to two, she enjoys camping, scrapbooking and reading.

Anthony Collins joined PDC in 2021 as a carpenter and, become an estimator in early 2023. In his current role, he leverages the industry knowledge he gained during his 10 years as a union carpenter to estimate and determine the overall costs of new construction projects. Anthony lives in Suffield, Connecticut with his wife, Katelyn, and their two sons, Cooper and Jackson. He enjoys golfing and spending time with family and friends in his free time.


Kyle Keller joined PDC in 2022 as an assistant project manager with five years of experience. In this role, he helps to keep projects on schedule and on budget. In addition to being responsible for the proper filing of documents, submittals and shop drawings; he also handles invoices for material and equipment procurement and creates price change orders. Kyle lives in Warrensburg, New York and enjoys outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, camping, hiking and kayaking.

John Yip

As an assistant project manager, John Yip ensures our projects are completed on budget and on time. He joined the PDC team in 2017 with several years of experience, having earned a bachelor’s degree in building and construction technology from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. John currently lives in West Hartford, Connecticut.

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James Heffernan joined PDC in 2023 as an estimator/project manager with eight years of experience. In this role, he provides accurate line-item takeoffs for metal stud framing, insulation, drywall and acoustical ceilings, and also calculates the required materials, labor, equipment and supervision necessary for each project. James lives in Albany, New York, with his wife, Tricia, and their children, Lucas and Scarlett. Beyond his professional achievements, James enjoys creative pursuits like making music and drawing/painting, as well as playing with his children.

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James Ko joined PDC in 2023, bringing with him 12 years of experience as an estimator in the building industry. He provides accurate and comprehensive assessments of the materials, labor and other miscellaneous costs required for projects, enabling us to submit competitive bids and make informed decisions for resource allocation. James holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology. Outside of work, he spends as much time as he can outdoors—and loves puppies!

Andre Duval joined PDC in 2023 as a shop assistant and became an estimator by year’s end. He has worked in the construction industry since 2010 including roles in material sales, custom millwork and residential remodeling. In his current role, he estimates the cost of labor and materials for commercial projects according to the specs and drawings. Andre lives in West Springfield with his wife Andrea and their two dogs. In his spare time, he enjoys candlepin bowling and spending time with family and friends. 

With nearly three decades’ experience, and possessing leadership skills as evidenced in his being named to Business West’s 40 Under Forty list in 2012, Jason Tsitso oversees the project management staff at PDC, Inc. A graduate of Porter and Chester Institute, Jason lives in Longmeadow, Mass. with his wife Sarah and daughter Vivian. When not working, you can find him dabbling in extreme sports, brewing beer or coaching fastpitch softball.

Helping to keep the office running smoothly with her more than 20 years of experience in the construction field, Karen Richter-Blais serves as the Office Manager and HR Executive for PDC. Karen works closely with the owners to ensure all company goals regarding personnel, processes, safety and compliance are met. She is married with two sons. She has a love for dogs and enjoys traveling.

With a decade of experience in construction management roles, Randall Berkebile leads the team for our expansion into New York State, heading up our Albany office. He is responsible for overseeing projects, using his extensive contacts and knowledge to establish PDC in the area. A graduate of Ball State University, he lives in Saratoga Springs with his wife and young daughter and enjoys playing drums, hiking, kayaking and camping.

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Derek Barry joined the PDC team in 2024 to work in our Tri-State office. A native of Ireland, he came to the U.S. in the early 1990s as a motor mechanic and developed an interest in the construction industry. He worked for nearly a decade as a carpenter and became a foreman before shifting into the managerial aspect of the business, including project manager and director of construction roles. Now living in Rockland County, New York, Derek and his wife Sharon have two grown sons. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, riding motorcycles and playing golf.

With three decades in the construction industry, our safety manager, Mark Chevalier, has spent the last 22 years with PDC. During that time, he has been a taping supervisor, a foreman, a general foreman and a project manager. Mark strives to provide a safe work environment for all employees delivering training and enforcing safety protocols. He is a member of the ASSP “American Society of Safety Professionals” and holds numerous certifications to back it up. Married with two children, he has worked on many Habitat for Humanity homes as well as three “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” houses. Mark enjoys fishing in his off time and sets up a yearly fishing trip chartering up to eight boats for employees of PDC.

Helping to organize ongoing projects, Brianna Gallucci uses her decade of experience in the role of Assistant Project Manager. She assists Project Managers and Foremen in coordinating the activities of projects to ensure costs, scheduling, documentation and quality control are met. Brianna enjoys giving back and has participated in Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build Week.

For almost eight years, Caitlin Mitchell has been in the accounting department of PDC. First as an Account Administrator and now as the Accounting Manager, she is responsible for assisting the CFO with accounting functions and overseeing accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking and camping with her dog, Ellie.

A strong communicator who is organized and a great multitasker, Mariah Lansing is responsible for payroll and billing at PDC. A graduate of Bay Path University with a degree in business and certification in organizational leadership, her attention to detail is critical in helping the operation run smoothly. She lives in Westfield, MA with her partner and young son and enjoys crafting and reading.

As general foreman, Chad Johnson is responsible for overseeing projects by coordinating manpower and supervising all field operations. He has been a part of the PDC team for more than two decades, holding the positions of carpenter, foreman and project manager prior to his current role. Chad lives in Westfield with his wife Melissa and his sons, Noah and Davin. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, running, spending time at the beach, training his two Labradors and coaching his sons in football and lacrosse.

Having grown up working construction, to attending a vocational-technical high school majoring in CAD, to years managing large commercial jobs along the East Coast,  Jason Aliengena brings a wealth of knowledge and experience including a specialized expertise in exterior façade manufacturing & installation. Working with PDC as a Project Manager, he is responsible for overseeing and planning specialty interior and exterior façade construction projects. Jason lives in Belchertown, MA, with his girlfriend, Lynn, and their two dogs, Yogi and Lucy.  In his spare time, he enjoys many hobbies including live music venues, classic cars and motorcycles.

As general foreman, Michael Izzo is responsible for overseeing all field operations for projects, including coordinating manpower and ordering necessary materials. He has a wealth of experience, working in the general carpentry field for the past four decades. In his spare time, Michael enjoys golfing, fishing and going out to dinner with his wife Dianne.

Rebecca Smith is a skilled project engineer, assisting project managers in coordinating activities to ensure cost, schedule, document control and quality standards are met. Rebecca was previously pursuing a career in psychology, receiving both a bachelor’s degree (Appalachian State University) and a master’s (Wake Forest University) in the field. That all changed when she met the PDC team and decided to relocate from North Carolina to Chicopee, Massachusetts, to begin her career as a project engineer. In her spare time, Rebecca enjoys hiking, yoga and spending time with family.

Alec Wasserman joined PDC as an assistant project manager in 2022 with more than five years of experience. In this role, he assists project managers with workflow and budgets. This includes proper filing of project documents, submittals and shop drawings; managing and checking invoices associated with procurement of materials and equipment; and creating price change orders. Alec is OSHA 30 certified and received a bachelor’s degree in construction management from Central Connecticut State University. He recently returned to Connecticut and now lives in Simsbury after spending a few years in Denver, Colorado.

Nina Santaniello joined PDC as an administrative marketing assistant in 2022. In this role, she plans and coordinates events and assists with the company’s social media presence. This was a big professional change for Nina, who has a background in education and spent the last four years as a teacher in Windsor, CT. She is always looking to take on new challenges and recently completed courses in both event planning and social media in business to enhance her new career. Nina currently lives in Bloomfield, CT and enjoys reading and spending time with her family.

Elizabeth Ruff joined PDC in 2022 and assists our accounting department in a range of areas, from administrative support to HR and payroll. Elizabeth previously ran a medical specialty practice for more than two decades after earning her bachelor’s degree in education from Central Connecticut State University and her associate degree in medical assisting from Capital Community College. She lives in West Hartford with her husband Stephen, daughter Gabriella and son Nicholas and spends her free time traveling, cooking and reading.

With six years of experience in the retirement and insurance industry, Kristina Donah came on board in 2024 to support our financial team with a variety of tasks. This includes accounts receivable and payable, assisting with project implementation, processing incoming financial transactions and reconciling financial data in internal and external databases.

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