Jon Huddleston is currently Director, Engineering & Operations Technical Services for NW Natural a Portland Oregon based natural gas local distribution company. As part of his current responsibilities Jon is responsible for oversight of Engineering, Technical Training, Business Systems Support, Business Analytics as well as Gas Storage and System Control for all of NW Natural’s service territory.
Jon has twenty-three years of experience in the natural gas industry ranging from engineering design and network analysis to construction management. Jon has also held management positions with responsibility for DOT compliance activities such as facilities maintenance, leakage inspection, cathodic protection and line locating.
Jon has volunteered in the community for many years as a youth soccer, baseball, softball and basketball coach. Jon has served on several non-profit boards over the years. He currently serves on the OSU MECOP Engineering Internship Board and the United Way Columbia-Willamette Board.
Jon is married and has three children ages 17, 20 and 23. He has a BS in Civil Engineering from Oregon State University.