Team Bios

Management Team:

Brian Lithway (President) – Brian is the President and Owner of BDL Heating & Cooling. With over 35-years of experience in residential home construction and 25-years of HVAC experience, Brian has a deep knowledge of the industry. Brian graduated from the New England Institute of Technology in 1992 and holds a Master Sheet Metal License, Refrigeration Technician License, EPA 608 Universal Certification and OSHA 10 Certification.  Brian is also NATE Certified in Air Conditioning Service, Heat Pump Service, Air Conditioning Installation and Heat Pump Installation. Brian works hands on in the field every day to manage projects, train employees, estimate jobs, and design systems.

Josh Wietecha (Director of Operations)- Josh joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2010 and works with Brian to manage day-to-day operations. Josh graduated with honors from Worcester State University and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, as well as an MA State Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certification.

Steve [Rob] Robinson (Service Adviser)- Rob joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2015 with five years of previous HVAC service and installation experience. Rob holds an MA State Sheet Metal License, is EPA 608 Certified, OSHA 10 certified, A/C Check Certified, Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified and graduated from Tri-County RVTHS’s HVAC program.

Steve Worthington (Project Manager) – After graduating from the Bay State School of Technology with a degree in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, and Heating Technology, Steve joined BDL Heating & Cooling in February of 2007. Steve holds a Master Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification and is Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified.

Install Staff:

Sean Bernier (Installation Supervisor- Crew #1) – After graduating from the New England Institute of Technology with a degree in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating Technology, Sean joined BDL Heating & Cooling in March of 2008. Sean holds a Journeyman Unrestricted (J-1) Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification and OSHA 10 Certification.

Chris Garceau (Installation Supervisor- Crew #2) – After graduating at the top of his class from Tri-County RVTHS, Chris joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2009 while he was taking classes at the Peterson School. During his first three years with the company, Chris worked as a Service Technician. After three years as a Service Technician, Chris transitioned into an Installation Supervisor role. Chris holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification and is Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified. Chris is also NATE certified in Air Conditioning Installation, Heat Pump Installation, Air Conditioning Service and Heat Pump Service.

Andrew MacKinnon (Installation Supervisor- Crew #3) – Andrew joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2013 with three years of previous HVAC installation experience. Andrew holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certification. Andrew is also NATE certified in Air Conditioning Installation and Heat Pump Installation and has completed education hours at the Peterson School.

Nathan Parenteau (Installation Supervisor- Crew #4)- Nathan joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2016 with six years of previous HVAC installation experience. Nathan holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, is EPA Certified, OSHA 10 Certified and graduated at the top of his class from Tri-County RVTHS’s HVAC program.

Kyle Ray (Installation Technician- Crew #1)- Kyle started his HVAC career at BDL Heating & Cooling and was trained by Installation Supervisor Sean Bernier. Kyle holds a MA State Sheet Metal License and is EPA 608 Universal Certified.

Sean Fitzgerald (Installation Technician- Crew #2)- Sean joined BDL Heating & Cooling as a co-op student during his senior year at Southeastern RVTHS. After graduating at the top of his class, Sean became a full-time employee of BDL Heating & Cooling, Inc.  Sean holds an MA State Sheet Metal License, is EPA 608 Certified and OSHA 10 Certified.

Justin Wojcik (Installation Technician- Crew #3)- Justin started his HVAC career at BDL Heating & Cooling after working as an auto glass technician. Justin was trained by Installation Supervisor Andrew MacKinnon.

Dan Dailey (Installation Technician- Crew #4) – Dan joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2013 after graduating from the RETS Institute of Technology. Dan is EPA 608 Certified, OSHA 10 Certified and NATE Certified in Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Installation.

Joe Garneau (Installation Technician)- Joe joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2017 with six years of previous HVAC installation experience.

Service Staff:

Nick MacKinnon (Service Technician) – After graduating from the Bay State School of Technology with a degree in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, and Heating Technology, Nick joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2004 as a Service Technician. Nick is EPA 608 Certified, OSHA 10 Certified and A/C Check Certified.

Nathan Badger (Service Technician)- Nathan joined BDL Heating & Cooling during his junior year at Tri-County RVTHS and worked as a co-op student during his senior year. After graduating at the top of his class and being presented with several awards for his performance at Tri-County, Nathan was offered a full-time position at BDL Heating & Cooling.  Nathan has an MA State Sheet Metal License, is EPA 608 Universal Certified, OSHA 10 Certified, A/C Check Certified and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified.

Adam Tozian (Service Technician)- Adam joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2015 as a co-op student through Tri-County RVTHS.  After graduating at the top of his class, Adam joined BDL Heating & Cooling, Inc. full-time in 2017. Adam holds an EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification, is A/C Check Certified and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified.

Office Staff:

Joan Lithway (Co-Owner)- After thirteen years of running office operations at BDL Heating & Cooling, Joan now works outside of the office helping to coordinate all company functions and employee appreciation events.

Denise Bussiere (Office Administrator)- Denise joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2013 as a part-time Administrative Assistant. As the business has grown, Denise has taken on a full-time role, helping to coordinate office operations and handling all accounts payable and receivable.

Sharron Goguen (Administrative Assistant)- Sharon joined BDL Heating & Cooling full-time after working for the Seekonk Fire Department and North Attleboro Department of Public Works. Sharron is responsible for customer service, dispatching/scheduling, maintenance contract tracking and various other administrative duties.

Shanelle Sanzi (Administrative Assistant)- Shanelle works part-time for BDL Heating & Cooling as an Administrative Assistant, managing warranty registrations and filing all customer rebates.

Chrissy Unterweger (Administrative Assistant)- Chrissy works part-time for BDL Heating & Cooling as an Administrative Assistant and is responsible for customer service, dispatching/scheduling and various other administrative duties.

Apprentice Technicians/Other Employees:

Steven Lithway (Apprentice Technician)– Steven works as an apprentice technician at BDL Heating & Cooling while taking full-time classes in Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology at the New England Institute of Technology. Steven holds his Apprentice Sheet Metal License and OSHA 10 Certification.

Randy Lithway (Part-Time Facilities Manager)- Randy works part-time at BDL Heating & Cooling and is responsible for our recycling program, helping to safely dispose of all materials removed from BDL Heating & Cooling customers homes and offices.