Represent northwest businesses working to protect, restore, and sustain the natural and built environment.

NEBC is a non-profit trade association that represents the interests of its members, while promoting the health of the industry and  the environment as a whole. Formed as a regional organization in 1996, NEBC is the recognized voice of the industry – advocating for science-based regulation, supportive policies and tax structures, the dissemination of knowledge, and the adoption of best practices.

As a cross-sector organization, NEBC fosters transfer of knowledge and learning, builds synergies among members, and expands business opportunities. NEBC members provide product and service support in:

• Environmental Protection & Cleanup
• Energy & Efficiency
• Sustainable Development
• Water & Waste Water
• Waste & Recycling
• Business Support Services

NEBC members cover an ever-widening spectrum, including  engineers, consultants, contractors, scientists, lawyers, product and  technology providers, insurers, project developers, financers,  architects, business support professionals, plus a host of other disciplines and organizations supportive of NEBC’s goals. We help members:

  • Do Business – connecting members to potential customers.
  • Build Relationships – offering opportunities for networking and alliance building.
  • Get Smarter – providing education and information to keep members at the head of their fields.
  • Be Heard – representing member interests before regulators and legislators.
  • Connect to Resources – providing access and discounts for business services.

NEBC Headquarters

6 Centerpointe Drive, Suite 340
Lake Oswego, OR 97035

T: 503.227.6361


Executive Director
Gregg Mindt

Program Director
Tyler Cluverius

Business Development 
Rachel Johnson

Operations & Events Manager
Jennifer Starr

Board of Directors


Mike Nesteroff (President)
Lane Powell PC
Seattle, WA

Jonas Biery (Treasurer)
D.A. Davidson & Co.
Portland, OR

Jason Ziemer (Secretary)
Clear Creek Systems, Inc.
Kent, WA


Myron Burr
Restoration Strategies LLC
Portland, OR

Ryan Bixby
SoundEarth Strategies, Inc.
Seattle, WA

Amy Essig 
Farallon Consulting, LLC
Issaquah, WA

Derek Forseth
Alta Science & Engineering, Inc.
Moscow, ID

Michael Heinstein
Portland, OR

Terry Hosaka
Portland, OR

Scott Kranz
Boise, ID

Tom Mergy
PBS Engineering and Environment Inc.
Bend, OR

Kent Patton
APEX Laboratories
Tigard, OR

Joe Rounds
Holt Services, Inc.
Milton, WA

Natalie Reed
K&L Gates LLP
Seattle, WA

Devon Rowe
Vancouver, WA

Kendra Skellenger
Anchor QEA
Portland, OR

Darla Smith
Tacoma, WA

Anzie St. Clair
Port of Portland
Portland, OR

Shannon Tocchini
Portland, OR

Scott Woerman
Landau Associates, Inc.
Edmonds, WA

Mark Wuttig
Portland, OR