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A Little About Us

CEO of Northwind Tools and Inventor

Daniel Considine grew up in Upstate New York. Daniel has always been a tinkerer from a young age. Now as a seasoned inventor he has brought patented innovative ideas to fulfillment and he continues to experiment and develop new inventions.
Daniel joined the Air Force and held the position as Crew Chief working on numerous fighter aircraft. Daniel was in charge of the Aircraft Maintenance Operations Center, Crash Recovery and a member of the Space Shuttle Recovery Team for Europe in Zaragoza, Spain. Also a Gulf War Veteran, Daniel retired from the Air Force after traveling the world and receiving numerous decorations and awards.
Daniel was certified as an open water scuba diver in the South China Sea and holds a private pilots license. Daniel moved with his family to Northern Idaho in 2011 from South Georgia where he had retired from the Air Force. With many innovative and ingenious ideas, this inventor and CEO of Northwind Tools is worth watching!

Product Development Manager
Product Development Manager

Jeanne Spriggs has been a multi-functional person all her life, which included raising four children, working with a New York Ambulance Corp, owning and managing a 25 stall Equestrian Stable, Fraud Investigation Management for a National Bank, Business Management in Insurance and as a Certified Master Inspector for residential and commercial businesses. Jeanne holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Management. 


Jeanne, as the Product Development Manager of Northwind Tools, is committed to the positive difference the tools will make to the many people who use them and to the economy by maintaining manufacturing in USA. Jeanne is a Member of the Board for the North Idaho Inventor’s Association. 


During her free time Jeanne enjoys gardening, kayaking, hiking, snowshoeing, photography, playing the violin as a member of an orchestra and fiddling for fun. 

Community Manager

Community Manager

Janelle Sordelet is a U.S. Air Force Veteran. After the military, she relocated to the inland northwest. Due to her "can do" attitude in life, she stepped up to the Northwind Tools position, Community Manager. She is a timely goal oriented individual that always keeps others best interest at heart when seeing her work through.


She has always enjoyed helping others and being a part of a dynamic team. Janelle loves running and anything that has to do with the outdoors.

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