Craig (he/him) is responsible for the firm’s day-to-day operations. He brings a wide breadth of experience and an ability to keep the firm’s projects on time and on budget. He is uniquely qualified to help organizations make decisions that are good not only environmentally, but also economically. He’s particularly well-versed on the topics of ESG, corporate social responsibility, organizational strategy, and decarbonization.
Outside of his responsibilities with Verdis, Craig was elected to the Omaha Public Power District’s Board of Directors in November 2016. He also serves on the Lauritzen Gardens Board of Directors, the Board of Trustees for the Omaha Business Ethics Alliance, and the Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition Board of Directors.
Craig received the 2019 Energy Leadership Award from Nebraska Conservation Voters for his work with Verdis Group and on the OPPD Board. He was a member of LeadDIVERSITY (cohort #2) and Leadership Omaha (class #37), received an Omaha Jaycees’ Ten Outstanding Young Omahans award, and was honored by the Midlands Business Journal as a 40 Under 40 recipient. He attended the University of South Dakota where he obtained his undergraduate degree in Business – Finance and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration.
Craig’s Gallup Strengths are Harmony, Arranger, Achiever, Relator, and Competition.