Connell came to work at Wood Windows, Inc. with a corporate back ground in dairy management. He was able to use this experience in business to produce retail sales in excess of 1 million annually. This performance allowed him to purchase the company in 2012.

In every area of his life he is committed to Excellence, His focus with Wood Windows, Inc. is to bring together the best products, the best process, and the best people to the window buying communities in Idaho. Connell is the founder of Hoppy Cycling and promotes bicycling in the community. He participates in many cycling races with the state