Teterboro, N.J.-based Northern Architectural Systems (NAS) has named Michael Richard, formerly the company’s vice president, as its new president. Robert Pecorella, NAS’s president of the past 36 years, will take on the role of CEO.

Richard served as vice president the past six years and will be based out of the company’s headquarter in New Jersey. He previously held positions at Keymark Corp. and Schuco.