Meet Our Team

Sales Representative

Originally from Weymouth, MA, Scott Silvia studied Communications and Broadcasting at North Adams State. Over the years, Scott has become extremely well-versed in siding, roofing, windows, doors, and decking. Of his many strengths, the one of which he is most proud is his willingness to go the extra mile to make sure customers' needs are met. In his free time, Scott enjoys coaching his daughter’s soccer team, running, and relaxing by his pool. Please contact him for any questions on Sterritt Lumber’s products!

Store Manager

Jacob Purtz is one of the most knowledgeable young minds in the Building Materials industry. As Store Manager, Purtz works hard to address a wide variety of customer inquiries on products, delivery, and installation. In his free time, Purtz enjoys the outdoors, biking, and spending time with friends. Please feel free to contact Jacob about your ever changing materials needs. Chances are, he can assist!

Chief Financial Officer

Hailing from New Orleans, Louisiana, Susan Mackin attended prestigious St. Mary’s Dominican College prior to beginning her extensive career in the Building Materials industry. For twenty-eight years, Mackin has assumed a variety of important roles for Sterritt Lumber. Currently as our Co-owner & CFO, she is responsible for accounts payable, receivable, and other critical functions where the health of the bottom line is a priority. An avid and talented golfer, Mackin enjoys nurturing her developing family. She is yet another person at Sterritt Lumber who values family above all else, and that sentiment is conveyed through our company to our valued customers! Mackin wants to continue to contribute to the success of Sterritt Lumber so she can be assured that the values intrinsic to the company are passed onto the next generation!


For thirty-three years, Chuck Aiello has been a respected fixture at Sterritt Lumber. This Watertown native has literally coordinated and shipped hundreds of millions of dollars worth of inventory to customers in the New England region and beyond. This type of service and dedication is what the rest of our professionals try to emulate on a daily basis. Aiello is not only a talented shipper, but he also works very well as part of our dynamic sales team. In addition, he is an expert in many facets of mouldings. When he is not assisting our customers, Aiello can be found boating on the lakes of New Hampshire or taking in a quiet beach on a summer afternoon.

Sales Representative

Hailing from Weymouth, Massachusetts, Mackin is certainly no stranger to the inner workings of Sterritt Lumber. For six years, he worked in the distribution center building orders and loading trucks for orders that were delivered all over New England. He learned the industry from the grass roots, and that is why he continues to succeed at Sterritt Lumber! An advanced golfer and skier, Mackin values the relationships he has developed with his co-workers. He hopes to continue to serve the needs of his customers in meaningful ways down the road.

Sales Representative

Harry McShane brings personality, a wealth of experience, and a unique penchant for customer service to Sterritt Lumber. Originally from Newton, Massachusetts, McShane graduated from Northeastern University with a degree in Business. As an outside salesman, McShane focuses mainly on budget management within a project. He is expert in the realm of engineered lumber, and his primary customers are general contractors. An avid runner and sportsman, McShane devotes what he has learned over his thirty-three year career to his valued customers at Sterritt Lumber!

President & CEO

For more than thirty-five years, Dick Mackin has been one of the primary faces of Sterritt Lumber and a leader in the building materials industry. Currently as our Co-owner, President & CEO, his passion, energy, and concern for Sterritt's loyal customers show in all that he does in the building materials business. Mackin has been involved in many organizations throughout the building material industry over the years and brings a wealth of industry knowledge to Sterritt. In his spare time, Mackin is an avid golfer, enjoys boating on the Cape and spending time with his family.

Sales Representative

Regarded as one of the most knowledgeable salespeople in the Building Materials industry, Mike brings over thirty years of professional experience to Sterritt Lumber. His vast knowledge of every corner of the business is only surpassed by his commitment to servicing his customers. Whether you have framing demands, questions on stair parts, or anything in between, Mike will be the ultimate resource to address your needs. When he is not working to innovate the Building Materials industry, this Waltham, Massachusetts native is an avid runner. Please feel free to contact Mike with questions on all of your lumber needs!

Director of Purchasing

Possessing thirty-four years of experience in the building materials industry, David Dally has performed a variety of jobs in his time at Sterritt Lumber. From shipping to sales to purchasing, David has accomplished much in his time. This Watertown, Massachusetts native continues to attempt to locate innovative ways to impact the profession. Because he finds the least expensive ways to purchase materials, all of us here at Sterritt Lumber can pass along those savings to you!

General Manager

Originally from East Hartford, Connecticut, Chris Hunter has been adding important knowledge and value to Sterritt Lumber for over ten years. He has performed a variety of important tasks including purchasing, estimating, inventory control, and management. Chris graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems. This father of four enjoys camping and coaching little league baseball and will always happily attend to your building materials needs!