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At Pella of Albuquerque our expert professionals are here to provide knowledge at every step of your replacement window or door project. Learn about them here!

Anthony Padilla
Anthony Padilla
Trade Sales Specialist
Anthony Padilla has been a part of the Pella Southwest team for ten years and has twenty-four years in the construction industry. He holds a GB 98 construction license and specializes in trade sales. Anthony and his wife Shannon have two children, three dogs, two ducks, and thirty chickens. In his spare time builder Anthony is the flight crew chief for a local hot air balloon!
Ted Castillo
Ted Castillo
Retail Sales Specialist
Ted Castillo joined Pella Windows Southwest seventeen years ago and has been a key part of the team since then. He comes from a background in construction and specializes in replacement sales. When Ted has free time, he enjoys running outdoors and reading as many books as he can!
Lisa Cash
Lisa Cash
Trade Sales Specialist
Lisa Cash is the newest member to the sales team, joining Pella Southwest in July 2017. Prior to Pella, she spent eighteen years in the window and door business. Lisas husband Mark retired from Intel after 29 years. When Lisa isnt working, she and Mark love to be in the outdoors. They often hike, mountain bike, and golf. Lisas happy place is at the beach; when shes not in Albuquerque, you can find her dipping her toes in an ocean!
Anthony Silva
Anthony Silva
Retail Sales Specialist
Anthony Silva has been part of the Pella Southwest team for just over two years but has spent over a decade doing retail sales in the construction industry! In his time off from Pella, Anthony spends as much time as he can with his twelve year old daughter and eight year old son. You can often find them hiking or playing basketball. Anthony loves all things sports and the socializing that comes along with it.
Meghan Mulryan
Meghan Mulryan
Marketing Manager
Meghan Mulryan just joined Pella Southwest in the winter of 2018 as our Marketing Advisor. Before joining the team, she spent several years working for an event venue as an event planner and eventually head of digital marketing. She is a proud lobo, graduating from the University of New Mexico with her Bachelors in Marketing and Advertising and a minor in Professional Writing. She was a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority and is an active member in Sagebrush church. She has one fur baby named Nala and spends her free time reading.
James Gifford
James Gifford
Trade Sales Specialist
James Gifford joined Pella three years ago as our Trade Coordinator and also concentrates in trade sales. Aside from his time with Pella, he has spent over a decade in the window and door business. James is married and has two daughters and three dogs! James enjoys training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, camping and fishing.
Mike Cooley
Mike Cooley
Warehouse/Driver
Mike Cooley has been with Pella for four years as a driver and part of the warehouse team. He attended the Western Technical Institute in the medical program. Mike and Kelly have been together for four years and enjoy camping and fishing. He has a sixteen year old son and twenty two year old daughter. He has one Chihuahua named Bodhi.
Beatle Lopez
Beatle Lopez
Pre-Finishing Specialist
Beatle Lopez has been with Pella Southwest for four years as our pre-finishing specialist. He has a background in the construction industry with a specialization in window glass. Beatle has been married to Teresa for fourteen years and has three kids - Toby, Quicy, and Emi. He also has two dogs, Dallas and Niner. In his free time he is the Youth Director for his church and is passionate about exercise.
Dan Ervin
Dan Ervin
Lead Service Coordinator
Dan is our longest standing resident with Pella Southwest having been with us for thirty three years! Before joining Pella he had a short career as a chef. Dan is married to Monica and they have one daughter, Emilia, who just finished her freshman year at the University of New Mexico! He has two dogs, a German Shepherd and Pomeranian. In his spare time he enjoys doing anything outdoors including fly fishing, bird watching, and camping.
Tyler Erickson
Tyler Erickson
Installation Manager
Tyler Erickson began his career with Pella four years ago as a subcontractor. He was then offered a position in house as a part of the service department, and now serves as our Install Manager. Prior to his time with Pella, spent four years in Colorado building steal buildings. Tyler and his wife Caitlin have been married for one year and they have four dogs: Cooper, Cody, Carter and Chloe. They also have three horses that they groom and train in their spare time.
Chris Henderson
Chris Henderson
Warehouse Supervisor
Chris Henderson grew up in Lubbock, Texas and has been in Albuquerque for the past twenty years. He has been Pellas Warehouse Supervisor for four years and has a background in Restaurant Management. He has been married to Darla for nineteen years and they have two boys and a girl. They also have three dogs, three cats, and a guinea pig. He is a die hard Titans fan and practices carpentry in his spare time.
Cheri Worthen
Cheri Worthen
Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable
Cheri Worthen has been in Pellas accounting department for four years, specializing in accounts payable and accounts receivable. She came from 25 years in the construction industry as a saleswoman. Cheri and Greg have been married for 10 years and have three kids and three grandkids. They also have two dogs, Trixie and Gia! They are currently remodeling their house and spend their Sundays soaking up as much relaxation as possible!
Joe Viola
Joe Viola
Operations Manager
Joe Viola serves as the Operations Manager at Pella Southwest. He has over thirty years experience in Operations/Materials Management in both commercial and government environments. Joe guides an experienced team of professionals whose primary goal is to provide excellent service to our Pella customers.
Daniel Trujillo
Daniel Trujillo
Commercial Sales Specialist
Daniel Trujillo just joined Pella Southwest as our Commercial Sales Representative! He comes from a background in sales with a specialization in flooring. Daniel has worked closely with architects during his career. He has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of New Mexico specializing in Intercultural Communication. In his free time, Daniel likes to build furniture and rock climb.
Contessa Clingan
Contessa Clingan
Service Coordinator
Contessa Clingan just joined the Pella southwest team as our Service Coordinator! She has a background in administration, serving as a personal assistant to the head doctor of a Psychology Center. Contessa and her husband Ryan have been married for just over a month and have a rescue dog named Jasper! Although Contessa was born and raised in New Mexico, she spent a year living in Arizona, and decided to come back to the Albuquerque area when she got engaged. She has a lot of hobbies that include painting, drawing, and crocheting! Her and Ryan also love race cars and all the activities that come along with that.
Jim Dundon
Jim Dundon
General Manager
Jims career with Pella began in 1990, when he worked at the plant in Pella, Iowa during college. After 20 years in finance development and home building, he returned to the company in 2012 to work with owners, architects, builders, and contractors. He is a member of the Home Builders Association and the American Institute of Architects.
Mike Sturgeon
Mike Sturgeon
President/Owner
Since becoming the owner of Pella Southwest in 2011, Mike has built a team of highly experienced sales and operations professionals, always focused on the end goal of providing the best customer service experience possible. A graduate of the University of Nebraska, Mike has over 20 years of executive sales experience and 6 years in management consulting.
TJ Gretzner
TJ Gretzner
Service Tech
TJ Gretzner has been with Pella Southwest for three years. He began his career with Pella as a subcontractor and then joined the in-house service department. He was born and raised in California and is retired from professional football. Upon moving to New Mexico, he began teaching high school football and is very passionate about it! In his free time, he likes to work on his truck and is very involved in fitness.
Ashlynn Cordova
Ashlynn Cordova
Project Coordinator
Ashlynn Cordova just joined Pella SW as one of our project coordinators! She has a wide spread background including bartending, leasing apartments, and spent her most recent career working for an event center, Ashlynn and her husband have three fur babies and they spend their free time in the outdoors, fishing, hunting, and hiking.
Whitney Lundy
Whitney Lundy
Project Coordinator
Whitney Lundy recently joined Pella Southwest as a project coordinator! She received her Bachelors of Fine Arts from the University of New Mexico and spent the last five years in the construction industry. She also has a photography business, specializing in wedding photography and portraits! She has two dogs, Sapphire and Ruby and spends her free time doing anything that involves art, riding dirt bikes, and riding Harleys.
Jenn Viola
Jenn Viola
Project Coordinator
Jenn Viola just joined the Pella Southwest team as a project coordinator. She has a background in construction industry, working for a crane company in the payroll department and accounts receivable and accounts payable. Jenn has a five-year-old son and a puppy! In her free time, she enjoys hiking and going on outdoor adventures with her son.
Javier Duran
Javier Duran
Warehouse & Delivery
Javier Duran has been with Pella for a little over two years in our warehouse and delivery department. Before Pella, he had a career in the plumbing industry, specializing in pipe placement. Javier and his fiancé Amy have a three year old son, a ten year old daughter, and three cats. Javier is passionate about watching sports, going four wheeling, and riding dirt bikes.