Leadership Team


Seth Shortlidge - President & CEO

Seth brings over 20 years of experience in the energy industry. Prior to NTE Energy, he served as general counsel, managing director and finally chief executive at Tamarack Energy and was a partner at the lawfirm of Pierce Atwood. He also served as a Partner/Chair Energy Law Practice at the law firm of Gallagher, Callahan & Gatrell where he represented a wide variety of national and international energy clients in major commercial transactions and regulatory proceedings.


Stephanie Clarkson - CFO

Stephanie brings over 15 years of experience in the energy industry. Before appointed as the Chief Financial Officer, she served as the Senior Vice President of Finance for NTE responsible for over one billion in thermal energy financing transactions. Prior to NTE she served similar roles responsible for corporate and finance activities in public civil infrastructure projects, large commercial development and biomedical engineering projects throughout the southeastern United States.


Tim Eves - SVP Development

Tim brings over 35 years of experience in the energy industry. He came to NTE Energy from Vercipia, a leader in the development and commercialization of cellulosic ethanol production technology. Prior to Vercipia, Tim worked in various management roles for Calpine Corporation in the areas of project development and origination. He also had a 20-year career with Westinghouse Power Generation in both domestic and international markets.


Chris Rega - SVP, Engineering

Chris adds over 30 years of engineering experience to NTE's team. Having previously served in technical and leadership roles at Parsons, Siemens and InterGen, Chris has led engineering services on dozens of power plants in several different countries.


Michael Green - SVP, Development

Responsibilities include leadership of NTE's project development efforts in North Carolina, including opportunity identification, permitting, public outreach, legislative and regulatory communications, financial structuring and engineering design coordination.

Mike brings nearly 40 years of experience in the energy industry. He served in several management level positions with Duke Energy’s engineering, regulatory affairs and project management divisions, focused on Duke’s generation fleet. Mike was loaned for two years to the Institute of Nuclear Operations (INPO) as a Senior Evaluator to evaluate construction practices of US Nuclear facilities. Mike also was requested by the US State Department to assist US Aid team evaluation the Egyptian Energy Association’s transmission upgrade efforts in Cairo.