Terry Slade, President
Terry was born and raised in Boulder, Colorado. He grew up in the family business his parents built, and today has 38 years of experience in the glass industry. He has worked as a glazier, fabricator, estimator and project manager. In 1995, Terry became president of Slade Glass Co., when his father retired.
Terry is the proud father of three grown sons, and enjoys life in the Colorado mountains skiing, hiking, mountain biking and snowshoeing. With his partner Cathy, he has been exploring destinations around the world.
Maxine and Dick Slade started Slade Glass Co., in 1961. She has been the stabilizing voice of the business, and instrumental in its growth and longevity. Maxine is semi-retired, but remains a strong influence within the company.
Maxine enjoys spending time with her two children, five grandsons and three great-grandchildren.
Jennifer was born and raised in rural Indiana. After graduating from Indiana University with a degree in criminal justice, she came to find herself living in Colorado. Coming to work for Slade Glass Co., in 1995, was her first “real job” out of college. After 21 years, Jennifer is an integral part of what keeps the company running smoothly, and her co-workers and customers happy.
When Jennifer isn’t working, she can be found at the barn spending time with her two horses. She also has two dogs- Logan, an old soul and Havoc, a young and exuberant Doberman.
Chris has spent his entire professional career in the glass industry. He came to Slade Glass Co., 4 years ago and quickly established himself as a lead commercial estimator and branch manager. Chris is dedicated to customer service, known for doing whatever it takes to get a job done and the customer happy.
Chris is an avid outdoorsman, enjoying fishing, hunting, camping and all types of motor sports.
Robin Viburg, Master Estimator/Installer
Robin is a native Coloradan, and has worked for Slade Glass for 23 years. Robin has a wide range of knowledge and skills in the glazing business, both in residential and commercial applications, and he is an expert in custom shower enclosure design, estimating and installation.
Robin is the proud father of three children and two grandchildren. Spending time with family and friends is very important to Robin and his wife, and in his free time, Robin can often be found enjoying the open roads of Colorado on his Harley.
Pat was born in Washington D.C., and lived in three different countries by the age of twelve, coming to Colorado at age 14. In high school, Pat apprenticed in a cabinet shop and after graduation went on to make the honor roll in college. Pat started in the glass industry in 1984 and has been a part of the Slade Glass family for 21 years.
Pat enjoys hiking, camping and 4-wheel trips in Colorado’s beautiful back country with his wife and daughters.
Steve has 37 years experience in the glass industry, and over the past 4 years, has proven himself a valuable asset to the Slade Glass Co., team. Steve is well versed in both residential and commercial projects and often acts as mentor to new glaziers based out of our Longmont location.
Steve has been married for 34 years and along with his wife, enjoys fishing and camping.
Brian Westphal, Lead Installer – Commercial
Brian has been a valued part of the Slade Glass team for six years. He has expert knowledge in commercial, residential and heavy glass wall installation and over 30 years in the construction industry.
Married with two grown sons and 2 grandchildren, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, and has a love for fishing and hunting, and by his own words, “an avid Vikings fan!”
Chad was raised in Alpine, Texas and landed in Colorado in 1992. He has been a valued Slade Glass team member for the past 12 years. Having spent many years in the glass industry, Chad is an expert glazier and excels at customer service. There isn’t anything about windows that Chad doesn’t know.
Chad enjoys family time with his wife and daughter, and their canine family member, a puggle named Buford. Chad is a whiz at baking, often sharing his creations with this co-workers. He enjoys tinkering and is an avid gamer.
Josh grew up in Boulder and has been in the construction industry his entire life. He came to Slade Glass Co., 6 years ago and has become an integral part of our custom shower enclosure team. Josh is a precise and meticulous installer and often acts as mentor to new hires learning the trade.
Josh is engaged to the love of his life and together with his fiancee, they enjoy the company of their canine family member Moose. Josh is a die-hard Broncos, Rockies, Avalanche and Nuggets fan, and when not watching a game, can often be found bowling or playing golf.
Valerie Hendrickson – Longmont Office- Customer Relations + Marketing
Valerie is a native to Colorado. She has been a part of the Slade Glass family since June 2016 working out of the Longmont branch. Valerie started in the glass industry at the age of 19 working at Slade Glass in Boulder. She moved onto a different glass company where she was office manager for 11 years. Life has come full circle and she has found herself working back for the original glass company she began with at Slade Glass. Valerie has a very extensive background and complete knowledge of the glass industry. She is exceptional at customer service, and very passionate about what she does. She is the main go to person out of our Longmont location for all residential glass needs. She also handles all of the Marketing for Slade Glass. Valerie has two beautiful daughters Mikayla (19) Alexis (11), Grandson Bentley (1). In her spare time Valerie loves to spend time with her family and friends, ride recreational vehicles, get out on the water, and just enjoy what life has to offer outside the workplace.
Jonah Dori- Customer Service Representative
Jonah started working in the glass industry for Slade Glass Boulder in October 2016. Jonah works for our Boulder location as a Customer Service Representative in the front office. Previous to working for Slade Glass he worked with a specialty contractor in NYC building and constructing bars and restaurants. In his spare time Jonah likes to hike, go off roading, ride dirt bikes, and recreational shooting.
Dale came to Slade Glass with 35 years experience in the glass industry, with knowledge and experience in auto glass, flat glass, window tinting and more. Since becoming a Slade Glass team member, Dale has quickly become an asset in helping to keep the Longmont shop running smoothly and efficiently.
When Dale isn’t working, his hobbies include hiking, exploring, and studying local Colorado history.
Ann joined the Slade Glass team in June of 2013 bringing with her many years of experience in both the retail and construction industries. She is a trained interior designer and artist, and mixed with her left-brain skills, she is adept at both analytical and creative problem solving.
A native Texan, Ann moved to Colorado as soon as she could get here. She is an avid hiker and nature lover. She is seldom without her canine companion Finn by her side, as she explores all of the natural wonders Colorado has to offer.
Danielle is a native to Colorado. She has been a part of the Slade Glass family since April 2015. In addition to her bookkeeping responsibilities, Danielle provides exceptional customer service to our customers, often processing a large portion of our residential proposals.
Jessica joined Slade Glass in March of 2015. Although new to the glass industry, Jessica’s extensive diverse background in management, customer service, finance, and construction has contributed to the success of the Longmont branch. Jessica has her Bachelor’s in business psychology and Master’s in Education from CSU. Jessica’s dog Maddie can be seen in the office every day and has become apart of the Slade Glass family. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys spending family time with her husband and two daughters.