Jeff Brigger is the Economic Development Manager for NV Energy’s Economic Development Department. He directs and manages the business, planning, development, implementation and marketing of statewide growth strategies and economic development programs for NV Energy.
As the former NV Energy Economic Development Executive, Jeff worked to attract new business and industry to northern Nevada and was the company’s liaison to rural economic development agencies. Prior to that Jeff worked as the Business Development Manager for the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN), he worked to recruit new businesses to the area and assisted existing companies in expanding their business interests in northern Nevada. He was also with McKee Foods Corporation for 16 years, working in California, Oregon, Washington and finally Nevada as the District Sales Manager for northern Nevada and northeastern California.
Jeff has a Master’s of Business Administration from Marylhurst University in Oregon. He also sits on, the Western Nevada College Foundation Board, the Northeastern Nevada Regional Development Authority board, is an associate member of the Western Nevada Development District (WNDD), and is the former board chair of Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful (KTMB).