meet our staff


Pete Glass has 51 years lighting industry experience. He started PGA with one employee and one product line in 1982. He now has 8 associates representing 40+ product lines.

Geoff Glass has been with PGA since 1986. He is operations manager for Central Carolina and works with contractors/distributor sales, major projects coordinator, lead design/build contact, senior expeditor and oversees the daily operations of the office. Geoff covers our Western Territory as well.

Richard Glass has been with PGA since 1988. He has a BS in business administration from UNC Charlotte—1987. He established company sales and marketing efforts and is responsible for architects/engineers/owner specification sales, lighting controls sales, and oversees showroom accounts. Certified Professional Manufacturer Rep.

Terry Clippard has been with PGA since 2003. He has 18 years experience in the lighting industry as well as 18 years professional sales experience. He is responsible for Contractor/Distributor sales and specification sales in both Central NC as well as the Concord/Charlotte area. Terry’s talent in landscape lighting design is very useful to PGA when dealing with Landscape Architects, and outdoor lighting contractors.

Joan Glass has been with PGA since 1982. She is a Corporate secretary/treasurer, accounts payable/receivable.


Bill Schwartz has been with PGA since 1994. He is a graduate of Clemson University, BSEE, 1958. He has 50+ years in the lighting/power industry. His duties with PGA are specs engineer and lighting layouts. He works closely with the headquarter office.


C. Garry Stephens,LC has been with PGA since 1998. He has a BA in Business Management from NCSU, 1978. He has nineteen years Lighting Industry experience at Progress Energy Carolinas formerly CP&L. Garry is responsible for utility/landscape/outdoor lighting sales in Eastern North Carolina. Garry is lighting certified by NCQLP.

Peter N. Glass and Associates, Inc.