Our Team

BRAD UPTON - CEO - Dillman & Upton


Brad has worked full-time at Dillman and Upton since 1983. After graduating from MSU, with a degree in Construction Management, Brad went to work for Ryan Homes in Indianapolis. After working at Ryan Homes for two years, Brad returned to Rochester and the family business. Brad is a “hands on” owner, involved in all aspects of the business from waiting on customers to buying the latest and greatest products. Dillman and Upton has always prided itself on carrying the most innovative products. He is active in the Rochester Community and is a member of the Rochester Rotary. He sat on the Board of the Michigan Lumber and Building Materials Association (MLBMA) for 9 years and the Board of Crittenton Hospital for 13 years.
TODD UPTON - CO-OWNER - Dillman & Upton


Todd also joined the family business full-time in 1983. He attended Ferris State University where he too studied Construction Management. He returned to the family business after attending FSU. Todd is a licensed builder and is also involved in all aspects of the business. Like his brother, he is very “hands-on”. You may find him waiting on customers at the counter or buried deep in blueprints in his office. Todd is also very active in the Rochester Community where he resides on the Board of the Rochester Community House.
RICK BOZYNSKI - Kitchen & Bath Manager - Dillman & Upton


Kitchen & Bath Manager

Rick joined Dillman and Upton in 1987, shortly after graduating from Michigan State University. He grew up learning about the cabinet business while working alongside his dad who made and installed cabinets in his own cabinet shop. Rick began his career at Dillman and Upton as a Kitchen and Bath Designer. His vast knowledge of the design facet and installation process was a perfect fit for his promotion to Kitchen/Bath Department Manager a number of years ago. As Department Manager, Rick manages an outstanding team of kitchen/bath designers and support staff. As Construction Manager, he oversees our very experienced team of kitchen and bath installers. Rick oversees each and every job from start to finish. He works closely with each designer as the job progresses and coordinates the schedules for each tradesman involved in the job whether it is an electrician, plumber or cabinet installer.
ANITA COOK - Window Department Manager - Dillman & Upton


Window Department Manager

Anita started at Dillman and Upton on the sales counter in 1990, and transitioned into the window department in 1996. She came to Dillman and Upton with a wealth of knowledge from Brandon Building Center, a division of Oxford Lumber, where she started as a high school student and progressed to store manager. Anita actively participates in sales and manages a team well versed in all areas including commercial, residential, replacement and historical applications. Anita’s most recent commercial “hands-on” projects include St. Paul’s On the Lake in Grosse Pointe Farms, Forefront in downtown Birmingham, Lourdes Nursing Home in Waterford, the Scharf Clubhouse at Oakland University and the Sports Complex and The Country Club of Detroit.
JEFF FRYE - Retail Sales Manager - Dillman & Upton


Retail Sales Manager

Jeff has been a dedicated Dillman & Upton employee since 1983. He started from the ground up, working with the company as a Rochester High School student stocking shelves. Jeff is well versed in all product areas and there is not a question about our products that Jeff cannot answer. As Retail Sales Manager, Jeff oversees all retail operations on a day-to-day basis.
DENA FRYE - Designer - Dillman & Upton



Dena has “literally” grown up in the Dillman and Upton family. Dena’s father, Roger, retired in 2018 after 48 years with the company and Dena began her Dillman and Upton career at the age of 16. The Dillman and Upton legacy lives on as Dena and her husband Jeff, a 32-year veteran employee, have two children Jake and Destiny. After graduating from Lawrence Technological University, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture, Dena worked on the sales counter designing decks. While on the sales counter, Dena’s knowledge of the business continued to grow. Because of her architectural background and a keen eye for design, it was only fitting that her interest took her in the direction of the Kitchen and Bath Department, where she has been for the last 14 years in a number of capacities. Her background continues to help her see the potential a space has and what it can become as a designer.
JENNIFER HOLZ - Designer - Dillman & Upton



Jennifer decided to focus her career specializing in kitchen and bath design after receiving a Bachelor Degree in Interior Design from Baker College. Jennifer has brought influences from her eclectic personal style to the design team at Dillman & Upton since 2010. Jennifer is like a design chameleon, adapting to each client’s personal taste. She successfully designs livable spaces in diverse styles as new trends continue to emerge while respecting time-honored classic styling. Attentive listening is extremely important as clients present their objectives. Jennifer enjoys building new relationships with people to learn more about their personal lifestyles. These relationships are significant in order to achieve the best design solutions for each project, unique to each individual client. Functionality and aesthetics must perform simultaneously to generate the perfect resolution. Strong attention to detail and clear communication continue to allow projects to move smoothly through the remodeling process, resulting in rewarding experiences and outstanding completed missions.
LINDSEY MARKEL - Designer - Dillman & Upton



Lindsey has been on the design path since she was a child. She grew up in a family of carpenters, engineers and Auto CAD techs. The building industry intrigued her at a very young age. Lindsey says she vividly remembers driving with her parents and studying every house they passed, wondering how they were laid out inside. She decided she wanted more to do with the design of homes after pursuing studies in art and drafting. Lindsey attended Baker College where she obtained a Bachelor Degree of Interior Design. She also received a NKBA accredited Kitchen & Bath Certificate. Space planning really piqued her interest which brought her to loving kitchen and bath design particularly. Lindsey is a carpenter’s daughter and has hands-on experience of remodels as well as new home constructions. She has been working in the residential kitchen and bath industry for over 10 years. Lindsey was recently published in two Signature Kitchens & Baths magazine issues. One of which her design was featured on the cover. Her own experiences along with her education are essential to understanding her client’s wants and needs during any home project. Lindsey believes form follows function when working on most projects. “Everyone is looking for an updated look but most are needing a space that better suits their individual lifestyles.”
ANDREA MARS - Designer - Dillman & Upton



Andrea has been a Kitchen & Bath Designer with Dillman & Upton since 2011, bringing with her over 11 years of construction experience. Andrea has worked in various facets of the construction industry throughout her career and she feels that her experience enables her to design practical solutions that fully utilize the spaces in her client’s homes to their maximum potential. While Andrea received her Bachelor’s Degree from Eastern Michigan University in Interior Design, she has chosen to specialize in residential kitchen and bath design. She is a highly dedicated and professional individual with a good eye and a warm personality. Her goal is to offer her clients extraordinary service and insightfully designed spaces that truly reflect their taste and lifestyle, while paying attention to their individual budgets. Andrea also successfully collaborates with architects, interior designers, contractors and their clients which has earned Andrea the reputation of a true professional in the building industry. Andrea feels that her passion for cooking and baking also gives her unique insight while designing functional and beautiful kitchens.
TED MYATT - Assistant Manager Installed Sales - Dillman & Upton



Ted attended the College for Creative Studies where he further developed his design acumen. He began in the automotive industry where he was an illustrator. Afterword’s, expanding on his creative talents he designed and built custom signage, displays and designed and installed corporate lobbies for many well-known companies. Since then he has gained several years of design, project management and outside sales experience. He continues to satisfy his creative desires by designing kitchens, bathrooms and entertainment centers for residential, commercial and new home builds with several years of experience to offer. Ted has recently joined Dillman & Upton continuing to engage with clients a personalized design process and share a wealth of knowledge with clients about the products and services available to achieve a successful remodel. He listens carefully to the clients’ requirements and helps guide each client in creating their desired atmosphere for any given space. Additionally, he will assist Dillman and Upton in managing the customer’s installation process from start to finish.
LAURA GILES - Designer - Dillman & Upton



Laura graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts of Interior Design from the International Academy of Design and Technology in Detroit. During college she interned at The Michigan Design Center with Studio 515.
Post college, she organized commercial spaces to accommodate building codes and functionality needs. Before joining the Dillman & Upton team, Laura was an Interior Project Manager for a large national competitor, where she managed Kitchen and Bathroom renovations from design to completed install for five years. Laura joined the Dillman & Upton team in 2019 and has loved the opportunity to spend more time in the design process with clients.
She is an eclectic designer who enjoys incorporating natural design elements to deliver a trendy yet timeless design. With a reputation for challenging her clients to think outside of the box, she often presents inspiring ideas for texture and tiles to add a touch of zest to each design.
When Laura is not working, she likes to spend time with her husband and two boys traveling, hiking, camping, and visiting family and friends in Upstate New York.

Let's Build Something Together

We are ready to work with you. Please get in touch today!

Dillman & Upton
607 Woodward Ave
Rochester, MI 48307


Store Directory

Store Hours
Mon - Fri | 7:30a - 5p
Sat | 8a - 2p
Sun | Closed

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Your Replacement Window Expert for Rochester, Rochester Hills & Oakland Township.