Roy McKinney, PG, PMP, has been named the general manager and president of the new North Wind company, Portage, Inc. Previously with Portage, Mr. McKinney brings more than 36 years of experience working in this industry with more than 20 years of experience at the senior management level directing a diverse portfolio of environmental projects for U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), as well as for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), commercial, and local clients, involving multiple location operations. Roy received his M.S. degree in Geological Engineering from the Mackay School of Mines at the University of Nevada Reno and his B.S. degree with honors in Geological Engineering from New Mexico State University. Mr. McKinney is a professional geologist, certified engineering geologist and project management professional.
“The recent growth that North Wind has experienced is extremely impressive and we are thrilled for the opportunity that this provides our employees as we merge as one group of companies,” said Roy McKinney, president of North Wind-Portage (NW-P).