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

T: 800.985.6322

F: 503.227.1007


T: 206.228.8277


Executive Director
Gregg Mindt

Program Manager
Tyler Cluverius

Sales Manager
Jeff Jordan

Operations & Events Manager
Jennifer Starr

Board of Directors


Mike Nesteroff (President)
Lane Powell PC
Seattle, WA

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

Erica Henderson (Treasurer)
Perkins & Company, PC
Portland, OR


Melody Adams
Waste Management
Portland, OR

Ryan Bixby
SoundEarth Strategies, Inc.
Seattle, WA

Amy Essig Desai
Farallon Consulting, LLC
Issaquah, WA

Terry Hosaka
Portland, OR

Scott Kranz
Boise, ID

Tom Mergy
PBS Engineering and Environment Inc.
Seattle, WA

Kent Patton
APEX Laboratories
Tigard, OR

Craig Riley
Portland, OR

Maggie Rasmussen
Holt Services, Inc.
Milton, WA

Kendra Skellenger
Anchor QEA
Portland, OR

Darla Smith
Seattle, WA

Ankur Tohan
K&L Gates LLP
Seattle, WA

Shannon Tocchini
Portland, OR

Sarah Weppner
Alta Science and Engineering, Inc.
Boise, ID

Scott Woerman
Landau Associates, Inc.
Edmonds, WA