Don is a native of Toronto and graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a degree in Economics. He joined Pella immediately after graduating from college in 1984 and held several sales and sales management roles. Don became the General Manager of the Pella Toronto Sales Subsidiary in 2001 and following that seven-year assignment he became the Trade and Commercial Director for Pella Corporation and managed the Pella Sales Subsidiary network across North America. In 2010 Don relocated his wife of 25 years and his three daughters to Arizona where they now call home. Don purchased the Pella Mountain West branch in early 2014 with his partner Sammy Song. During the past four years, he has guided the company’s growth through leadership, continuous improvement, and the constant focus on the customer experience. Outside of work Don is an avid golfer, enjoys travel, and spends quality time with his family and friends.