The Green Cocoon Team

We’re all about people…..

Please learn more about The Green Cocoon team. One of us might be in your neighborhood soon!
If you would like us to come out and take a look at your next project, don’t hesitate to contact us.

James Materkowski



Jim is the owner and President of the Green Cocoon, a Salisbury-based Insulation company that specializes in eco-friendly insulation products and energy-efficient building projects.  As a Plastics Engineer, Jim started the Green Cocoon in 2007 as the need for better quality insulation products and more professional and forward thinking installers became more apparent. Jim studied Plastics Engineering as UMass Lowell and has started his MBA in at the University of New Hampshire.

When he is not working, Jim enjoys being outdoors enjoying the fresh air. He likes to hike, bike, and kayak. Jim’s life motto can be summed up by his favorite quote: “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.”

Candace Lord


Vice President

Candace has lived on the Northshore for most of her life and currently lives in Kingston, NH. She has been the General Manager at The Green Cocoon since September 2011, running everything from the office to marketing and sales. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Foreign Language from Northeastern University.

When not at the office, Candace enjoys being outdoors and will partake in just about any physical activity. She also enjoys spending time with her two children. Her energy and positive attitude bring out the best in people. Her life motto? “Life is what you make of it, so make something great!”

Mike Materkowski

SPFA Master Installer

Senior Spray Foam Division Crew Leader

Mike was born and raised in Amesbury, Mass. He is the younger brother of the President, Jim Materkowski. Although Mike loves to joke around and is always having fun, he takes his job very seriously.  He is our Senior Spray Foam Installer and has been with the company for over five years. Everyone enjoys having him around.

In his spare time, he is an amateur boxer, and is a former Golden Gloves Champion.

Jonathan Casserly

Operations Manager 
Jon is the quiet one of the team. We refer to him as “the quiet storm.”  He gets in and out and gets the job done.  Jon started as an assistant and quickly was given his own rig to run. Now he makes sure our schedule and rigs run smoothly. Customers say he is friendly and efficient—we think so too!

Anthony Hathaway

Spray Foam and Cellulose Technician
Anthony is a hard worker and is always ready for what comes next. His attention to detail is one of his strongest attributes. Anthony is a team player and will go very far with his “can-do” attitude. Anthony can do anything we ask of him. He is truly a jack-of-all-trades!

Rey Amill

Spray Foam Technician

Rey is one of the friendliest faces around. He is always in a good mood and it rubs off on those around him. Rey truly cares about the work he does and it shows in the quality of the work he performs.

Joe Marino

Joe grew up and currently lives in Newburyport, Massachusetts. He has been in the green energy business for over five years and is responsible for helping homeowners and builders lower their carbon footprint and making their homes more comfortable.

When Joe’s not working, he enjoys being outdoors, fishing, boating, and being at the beach. He is also a big sports fan, very competitive, and loves a good challenge.

Eric Wolov

Spray Foam Technician

Wilfredo Estrella

Spray Foam Technician

The Green Cocoon, LLC
107 Elm Street, Rear
Salisbury, MA 01952

Phone: 978.462.0082

Business Hours:
Monday - Saturday
8 am - 4 pm
Closed on Sunday

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