Meet the UPG Team

Nathan Lawrence - President

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Nate joined the UPG team in September 2016. He brings with him 17 years of management experience in the window, door and glass industry. As general manager Nate oversees daily operations, strategic planning and customer relations. He also specializes in glass shower enclosures.

Nate attended East Stroudsburg University and graduated from Penn State University where he received his degree in Human Resources, Labor, and Employment Relations.

In his free time, Nate enjoys spending time with his family (wife Brenna and two children -  Landon and Brynleigh), watching and coaching football, hunting and spending time with friends.

Cindy Boblick - Office Manager


Cindy joined the United Plate Glass team in January 2013 as Office Manager.  She efficiently runs the office on a day-to-day basis.   Her responsibilities include:  Answering/transferring phone calls, waiting on walk-in & phone customers, preparing quotes & estimates, purchasing & receiving, scheduling service jobs, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, assisting project managers by loading jobs & obtaining required paperwork.
Cindy graduated from Southern Columbia Area High School in 1984.

She and her husband Dave have been married for over 25 years. She is the Mom to son Jason and step-son Brett.  In her free time, Cindy enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and cats; playing on her church volleyball team, playing cards & board games, and being outdoors.

Sam Ferster - Estimator / Project Manager


Sam joined the UPG team in 2017.  Sam brings nine years of construction, project management as well as glass and glazing experience with him.  Sam is a 2013 graduate of Pennsylvania College of Technology with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Commercial Project Management and a minor in Business Administration.  

Sam proudly served 20 glorious years in the United Stated Marine Corps defending our beloved Nation and retired in 2007 with an Honorable Discharge.

Sam’s responsibilities at United Plate Glass include providing project estimates, project management, commercial sales, service sales, problem solving as well as overseeing and assisting with installations.  Sam’s positive and hard-charging attitude as well as attention to detail really benefits his projects and guarantees success!  His goal is to  consistently ensure customer satisfaction beyond their expectation.

In his spare time, Sam enjoys motorcycle trips with his wife Sherry, custom wood working, hunting and fishing.  

Shane Snyder - Estimator

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Shane has been part of the Commercial Glazing industry since 1984.  Shane began his career in the construction industry after graduating with a degree in Drafting from Penn College.  His experience began in the Shop and quickly moved into the office where he was responsible for estimating & purchasing.  Since 2002, Shane has been working with commercial and residential projects of all sizes.

Billy Young - Assistant Project Manager

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Billy brings 12 years of management experience in the construction industry.  Billy works tirelessly on estimating your projects to provide accurate information and a bid you can trust to be complete and meet your full scope.  He specializes in estimating and assisting with project management. His three years of in-field experience helps with this ability to lead & manage a team.

Travis Corey - Residential & Light Commercial Project Manager

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Travis brings over ten years of construction experience to the team at UPG.  He first learned construction skills alongside his father, a professional painting contractor, and then attended Triangle Tech earning an Associates degree in Carpentry & Construction.  As part of the UPG team, Travis will handle the residential & light commercial projects.  

In his spare time, Travis enjoys spending time with his family and playing drums & guitar.  



The UPG team has 150 years of combined industry experience. We are industry experts who specialize in all aspects of the residential and commercial glass industry. If it involves glass, our expert team can help.



Our team of experts are just a phone call away, always ready to help you with your next project.



We’ll help you get it right, the first time. From showers to storefronts, we know the right product for the job.



We choose only the highest quality of materials for our large selection of glass, mirrors and framing.