USGlass Editorial Staff


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PUBLISHER: Debra Levy

Debra is the publisher of USGlass magazine and president of its parent company, Key Communications Inc. Levy (who points out she started her career at a very young age) is finishing her 31st year in the glass information services industry. She is the author of numerous articles about the glass industry as well as a number of special publications for the industry, including the Guide to Safety Glazing. She is a frequent speaker about the industry and sits on the ANSI Z97 Architectural Safety Glazing Committee, among others.


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EDITOR: Ellen Rogers

Ellen is a graduate of Peace College with a degree in communication, and has more than 20 years of experience in the glass industry, having served as assistant editor, then editor, of USGlass. She also applies her expertise toward editing USGlass’ specialized supplement: the Architects’ Guide to Glass.


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EDITORIAL DIRECTOR: Tara Taffera

Tara has more than 20 years of experience in the industry, most notably as publisher and editor of USGlass’ sister publication, Door and Window Market magazine. She launched the magazine in 2000 and was responsible for its strong growth following its debut.


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ASSISTANT EDITOR: Travis Rains

Travis Rains joined [DWM] and USGlass magazines as assistant editor in February 2022 after working in local journalism for more than five years in states including Washington and Arizona. Travis is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and holds a bachelor’s degree in print journalism.