Teresa Nixon brings a comprehensive set of leadership and management skills, along with clear insight and vision to Advantage Environmental Services, which she founded in 1994. At Advantage, Ms. Nixon has directed project planning and execution for government agencies and private sector businesses throughout the Southeast; she has managed contracts in excess of one million dollars. Ms. Nixon has assisted and been actively involved in developing and setting up Waste Management and Remediation programs for multinational companies.
Among her roles and responsibilities at Advantage: staff/management performance, evaluation of operations, contract development, project planning, controls, administration, compliance, schedule delay and others. Ms. Nixon has significant experience in the fields of Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Waste Management. Her specific project management experience includes: waste management, excavations associated with remedial activities, underground and aboveground tank installation and removal, lab pack chemistry, structural and selective demolition, customer service and sales.
Before founding Advantage, Ms. Nixon has held several positions at hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal firms in Florida and North Carolina, including the National Institute of Environmental Health Services. Ms. Nixon’s education and certification include Bachelors of Science, Lenior Rhyne, NC, and 40 Hour HazWoper Certification for work associated with Hazardous Waste Sites.