National Field Services Announces New President
NATIONAL FIELD SERVICES ANNOUNCES NEW PRESIDENT
LEWISVILLE, TEXAS – National Field Services (NFS) announced that its Vice President of Operations Eric Beckman, PE, will be promoted to President effective January 2019.
“Eric is both a highly technical individual and an accomplished leader that has a proven track record of developing people,” said CEO Robert Koren. “Since he started working at National Field Services in 2003, Eric has worked hard and proven to be an invaluable member of the management team.”
After receiving a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Louisiana Tech University in 2003, Beckman moved quickly up the ranks. Since starting his first job at National 15 years ago as a Field Engineer, Beckman has occupied the roles of Engineering Manager, Operations Manager and is currently the Vice President of Operations.
He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the state of Texas, Oklahoma and Nevada; NETA Level IV Certified Technician; NICET Level IV Certified Technician; NCCER Certified Instructor; and a Certified Thermographer. Beckman is on the Texas State Technical College (TSTC) advisory board. He is also a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the Power & Energy Society (PES).
Beckman is a subject matter expert for the InterNational Electrical Testing Association (NETA) exam development. In addition to serving as the Secretary of the board and Chair of the Training Committee, Beckman also sits on NETA’s Continuing Technical Development (CTD) Review Committee and Application Review Committee.
“National has provided me an opportunity to not only build a career, but also work with people who lead by example and value integrity,” Beckman stated. “As a company, we’ve been able to prove that nice guys can succeed, even in a competitive market. This is a great time for National to take its next step, and I’m grateful to be a part of it.”
ABOUT NATIONAL FIELD SERVICES
National Field Services is an electrical equipment testing and maintenance company that provides a wide range of solutions to improve the dependability, safety and efficiency of its customers’ electrical equipment and facilities. With the ability to service customers at their facilities, National Field Services provides heavy onsite installation, testing and start-up services, as well as disaster recovery operations. National Field Services is affiliated with National Switchgear, an industry leader in power distribution equipment and services.