Jack is an entrepreneur, executive, engineer, educator, and consultant with more than 40 years of experience in the energy industry. He started several businesses as both an entrepreneur and intrapreneur, raised venture capital for one; and led several to acquisitions. He managed directly or indirectly more than 1000 energy-related projects, some as large as $10 million, managed organizations as large as several hundred employees, developed and supported numerous national multiple facility companies’ energy programs, facilitated as a consultant two dozen turn-arounds at large national energy companies, and served as president of a $50 million public company during a turnaround. He developed entrepreneurship programs and curricula at two universities and taught as an adjunct at several others. He earned doctor and masters of science degrees in nuclear engineering at MIT, a master of science degree in management as a Sloan Fellow at MIT Sloan School, and a bachelor of science degree from the US Naval Academy.