Jeff Scott is President of North Wind Portage, Inc. where he manages an annual budget of over $115M in environmental projects across the U.S. and internationally. Prior to his current role, Jeff served as North Wind’s Eastern Regional Manager from 2013-2018. Under his leadership, revenues within the region grew from $15M annually (in 2013) to $110M in 2017. Jeff directed a team of over 450 personnel actively engaged on projects and regional operations. As Operations Manager for the Eastern Region, he was responsible for resource allocation and project performance for approximately 65 active projects annually in the areas of radiological and nuclear waste processing, disposal, decontamination and demolition; construction; operations and maintenance; infrastructure support services; and environmental characterization and remediation.
Jeff is an experienced Senior Manager with 22 years of leadership and management experience that spans the full range of construction, remediation and D&D services, including environmental geology and engineering, hydrogeology, and hazardous and radiological waste management, project management, decontamination and decommissioning, demolition, construction, and environmental remediation. He holds a BS degree in Agricultural Engineering (1995), an Executive MBA in Strategic Leadership from The University of Tennessee (2020), and has been a Certified Project Management Professional since 2011. Prior to joining North Wind in 2013, Jeff served as Director of Project Management for a small company performing remediation, construction, logistics and security services for the U.S. government, primarily in overseas locations. He managed approximately $25M in projects and operations annually. Before that, he served as Chief Technical Officer, Vice President, and Program Manager for an environmental remediation company, managing up to $90M in projects and programs annually.