Geo SubSea LLC
Jeff Gardner is the President of Geo SubSea LLC headquartered in Middletown, CT and holds a BS degree in Marine Geology from Southampton College, a MS degree in Oceanography from Old Dominion University, a national professional geology certification (CPG) and two state geology certifications (PGs in NH and MN), and is affiliated with numerous geological and geophysical professional organizations.
Jeff has been working in the offshore industry for over 30 years; 26 of those conducting geophysical, geotechnical, oceanographic, and environmental surveys around the world and the last 5+ years managing his own company Geo SubSea to use that expertise to supervise and manage offshore survey programs for the wind developers and engineering firms responsible for those works. His company is involved at many levels of the offshore industry providing senior level experience to support projects from inception to decommissiong with extensive interaction with federal and state agencies resposnible for permitting offshore activities. He has been involved in the US offshore wind industry from its inception and is extremely excited to see it finally blossoming into its full potential. The years of experience working and interacting with all the primary parties developing offshore wind, and serving as subject matter expert for marine geology and geophysics in dealings with the state and federal agencies, puts Jeff in a unique position in the industry as a leader of offshore program and data management that only a handful of people are qualified for. He is very passionate about renewable energy, his company and employees, and giving back to the community.