THE PDC TEAM
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
TJ Martinetto works as a project estimator for PDC, Inc., and is responsible for determining the cost of the materials, transportation, labor and equipment needed to complete a project to the highest industry standards. He has worked at PDC for eight years, most recently as an onsite supervisor/foreman where he oversaw a construction crew and worked alongside a general contractor to build buildings according to precise specifications. TJ currently lives in Becket, MA with his wife Melissa and children Jace and Maiara. In his free time, TJ enjoys working on his property and taking care of his chickens and ducks.
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.
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.
A Fitchburg State University graduate, Sandra De La Cruz brings organization and experience to the role of Assistant Project Manager. Sandra works on submittals, project scheduling, cost tracking, material ordering and more. When not helping to move projects along at PDC, she can be found running with her dogs, hiking or cycling.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.