Personal Profile

As the National Wind Technology Center (NWTC) facility manager, Steve Nixon coordinates facilities operations activities and initiates and supports projects that maintain and upgrade the facilities supporting the world-class research activities. Prior to the NWTC, Steve was the building area engineer for the Field Test Laboratory Building at NREL. Steve has an extensive background in facilities engineering, facilities management, and implementing building energy efficiency measures. Steve is a registered professional engineer, a certified energy manager, and a project management professional. Prior to joining NREL, Steve was the facilities operations manager at the IBM site northeast of Boulder, Colorado. His previous work experiences also includes manufacturing engineering, business application programming, and business process management positions. 

Education/Academic Qualification

Bachelor, Engineering and Applied Science (Mechanical Engineering), California Institute of Technology

Master, Engineering Management, National Technological University