Meet Our Staff
Ed Wolfe, Managing Director
Ed is our Managing Director of Go Green Express Home Services. Ed joined his parent’s plumbing and heating company in 1980 as an apprentice plumber. From 1980 through 1992, he worked in partnership with his parents, managing operations and budgets. In 1992 he bought the company and grew it into one of the largest in the Hudson Valley. In the past decade, Ed rebranded the company to meet the needs of the Hudson Valley, especially the alternative energy market.
When not working, he enjoys spending quality time with his family. He is passionate about sailing, golfing, cooking, and writing about the trade. His favorite quote is by Yoda, “Do or do not. There is no try.” He inspires positive actions, self-improvement, goal setting, and overall success. We are lucky to have him as our Company’s leader.
Cari Bailey, Human Resource Manager
Cari is involved with many aspects of the company from recruiting to employee development, and oversight. She is a mentor and leader. When not working, she loves sailing, traveling, cooking, reading, and sewing. Her aspiration is to live on her boat and sail full time. Best advice received is everything in moderation, including moderation. We are lucky to have her help guide our team.
Hilary Vallet, Marketing Director and Executive Assistant
Hilary is a behind the scenes team member making sure ads are created and reports are provided. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, DIY Projects, and cooking. She built a custom queen bed with a twin trundle. Her goal is to travel out west in an RV. Hilary loves a quote by Henry Ford, “Whether you think you can, or think you can’t. You’re right.” We are happy she is part of our team.
Mari Balbuena, Customer Service Manager
Mari plays an important part of our team by following up with our customers to make sure we are providing Premium Service. In her spare time, she loves to cook, read Stephen King novels, and watch musicals. The best advice she received is, the family you created is the most important. Her favorite quote is by Maya Angelou, “You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated.” We are greatly appreciative that she is part of our team.
Janahira Meraz, Customer Service Representative
Janahira typically interacts with our customers first and providing Premium Service is her strength. When not working, she enjoys art, animals, and any thrill-seeking activity. She has a legitimate obsession with chocolate ice cream. Her goal is to travel all around the world and receive knowledge. Janahira’s favorite quote is from Socrates, “I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.” We are thrilled she is on our team.
Cole Dubik, Dispatcher and Plumbing Technician
Cole plays many roles at Go Green Express Home Services. His NCCER Apprenticeship has given him first-hand experience in the Plumbing World, and he is a Nationally Certified NYS Journeyman Plumber. His love of BBQ has him smoking food on a regular basis. He takes pleasure in woodworking, and anything sports related. Best advice he received is, “Always remember, your focus determines your reality.” We are thrilled to have him on our team.
Phil Giangrasso, Senior Technician
Also known as Philly G, brings over 20 years of HVAC and Plumbing experience. His old soul has him playing golf, darts, and cornhole. He even once shot a hole in one on a par 4. He enjoys cooking; check out our Facebook page to see his venison sausage, Beef Wellington, and more. His goal is to have his team be the most well rounded and knowledgeable people in the Hudson Valley! His favorite quote is “The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of a low price.” We are lucky to have him leading our technicians.
Brian Korcek, Senior Technician
Brian brings over 15 years of service in HVAC and Plumbing. In his spare time, he is currently a Beekeeper and anxiously awaiting his first batch of honey. Brian is the recipient of “The Bruce Willis Award”. He is our awesome action hero and a movie star for our operation. We are lucky to have him leading our technicians.
Casey Mowry, Plumbing Technician
Casey has over 3 years of plumbing experience and specializes in water filtration systems. He enjoys camping, fishing, hiking, and hunting. His future goal is to buy a house. Casey will say he is a “nerd” and he is alright with it. The best advice he received it to “Do the best you can with everything you do.” We are lucky to have him on our team.
Lirim Lulaj, Plumbing Technician
Lirim has a bachelor’s degree in Plumbing and Farming. When not working, he is a “fixer upper” and enjoys taking on home projects. He is also passionate about detailing his car. Lirim’s favorite food is Pite, an Albanian Pie, which is a homemade filo pastry that is deliciously flakey and filled with spinach or meat. His aspiration is to learn his trade well. We are thrilled to have him on our team.
Phillip Barada, HVAC Technician
Phillip enjoys fishing, basketball, and playing video games. His aspiration is to run his own company one day helping people fix things. His favorite quote is anything from the movie, “I Love You, Man.” He is a wonderful addition to our team.
Joseph Lutrario, HVAC Apprentice
Joseph is an apprentice and enjoys working with our HVAC leaders. He comes to us with training from Lincoln Tech where he is OSHA 10 Certified and EPA Certified in Core Level & Level 1. His hobbies include skating and video games and enjoys all types of food. We are happy he joined our team.