Meet Our Leadership Team – EPC Experience From Concept To Complete

Since 1996, ODIN has been an industry leader in the design and implementation of efficient, cost saving, and sustainable solutions for the natural gas industry. With hundreds of projects under our collective belt, we provide a unique approach and process designed to support our client’s needs.

Our organization is spearheaded by a new executive committee made up of energy experts, construction veterans, and technical engineers. With decades of combined experience, ODIN’s leadership and field teams are dedicated to a new and visionary approach to EPC, one fueled by our dedication to customer service and doctoral level process engineering.

Chris Barros P.E. ODIN EPC President & CEO

Chris Barros, P.E.

President & CEO

Chris was appointed President of ODIN in 2019. He brings over 25 years of experience in the energy industry into a variety of leadership capacities at ODIN, including project engineering, project execution, sales, and general operations. Chris’s knowledge within the natural gas industry spans from natural gas to liquefied natural gas including large scale feasibility, design, and construction projects. Chris Barros is a Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in 17 states including MA, CT, RI, NH, PA, NY, NJ, DE, MD, VA, FL, IL, TX, TN, NC, CA and CO.

Experience and Education
  • Vice President – Veolia North America (SourceOne)
  • Operational Manager – Eversource (NSTAR)
  • Former President of the Massachusetts Society of Professional Engineers
  • Tufts University – Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Northeastern University – Master of Science Degree in Business Administration
  • LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP)
  • AEE – Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP)
  • AEE – Certified Energy Auditor (CEA)
  • GTI – Registered Gas Distribution Professional (RGDP)
Ron Bevacqua Vice President

Ron Bevacqua

Senior Vice President

Ron has 32 years of experience in the energy industry, having worked in technical development, engineering, and project management. With ODIN, Ron is responsible for the engineering department and closely works with project management to see projects through from start to finish. He recently completed work in June 2019 as the Project Manager for PSEG’s Bridgeport Unit 5, a 485 MW combined cycle power plant.

Experience and Education
  • Project Manager – PSEG’s Bridgeport Unit 5
  • Technical Development and EPC Formation – Canal Unit 3
  • EPRI Technology Transfer Award 
  • GenOn’s Outstanding Project Development And Execution Award
  • Northeastern University – Bachelor’s Degree
Al Waweru Vice President

Al Waweru

Vice President

Al brings experience in financial reporting, strategic planning, and business analytics to ODIN’s team. He is instrumental in shaping the business decisions of executive leadership and ensuring company profitability and productivity in accordance with industry best practices.

  • Northeastern University – MBA in Corporate Finance
  • Salem State College – Bachelor of Accounting & Finance
Jeremy Mizzau Vice President - Operations

Jeremy Mizzau

Vice President

Jeremy has 12 years of engineering experience in the Oil & Gas and Nuclear Power industries. The capabilities he brings to the team include medium voltage power, power distribution, motor control, utility scale distributed generation, instrumentation and control, and SCADA systems. As Vice President, Jeremy is responsible for providing technical guidance to ODIN’s engineering and field teams and supports ODIN’s organizational objectives and cost-effeciency strategies.

Experience and Education
  • University of New Hampshire – Bachelor’s Degree Electrical Engineering
Eric Borden Director - Civil Engineering

Eric Borden

Director

Eric has been with ODIN since 1999, holding various positions in management and leadership. Currently, Eric manages design efforts and manages projects for ODIN enforcing engineering standards and quality assurance. Eric’s work on various notable ODIN projects leaves him with experience in site layout, foundation design, project mapping and site selection studies, and construction inspection.

Experience and Education
  • UMass Dartmouth Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
  • University of New Hampshire Professional Develop Certificate in Supervisory Skills
Connor Kennedy Project Manager

Conor Kennedy

Director

Conor Kennedy is a mechanical engineering professional with over 8 years of experience in the gas industry. While at ODIN, Conor has supported ODIN engineering and constructing many energy projects for utility clients mostly with focus on natural gas transmission and distribution as well as cryogenic liquefied natural gas storage facilities.

Experience and Education
  • Cornell University  Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
  • Pursuing Master of Science in Construction Management from Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • Certified Welding Inspector
Anahid Karimi, P.E. Director - Mechanical Engineering

Anahid Karimi, P.E.

Project Manager

Anahid is an energy industry veteran, bringing over 10 years of experience to the ODIN team. She has held positions in all aspects of the natural gas projects, including conceptual studies, Pre-FEED and FEED studies, and detailed design. Anahid’s knowledge in LNG independent movable modular liquefaction systems, designing pump and compressor stations as well as HAZOP and HAZID studies makes her a key member to the execution of all ODIN projects. She is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering in Houston, TX and Canada.

Experience and Education
  • Sharif University of Technology Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland Master of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Rick Alex Manager – Contracts and Procurement

Rick Alex

Project Manager

Rick Alex is the manager of contracts and procurement for ODIN. He is a Finance/Procurement professional with over 35 years of experience in the manufacturing and energy industries.  His support is key as ODIN engineers and constructs many energy projects for utility clients with focus on natural gas transmission and distribution as well as cryogenic liquefied natural gas storage facilities.

Experience and Education
  • Certificate in Materials Management from Merrimack College.
Molly Heaney Business Development Manager

Molly Heaney

Business Development Manager

Molly is a sales professional with four years of varying experiences. She has been with ODIN since 2019 and in a very short time has proven herself to be indispensible. Molly is responsible for ODIN’s sales and marketing efforts in addition to providing support in HR and to the leadership team. She has deep knowledge of ODIN’s processes for estimating, proposal development, and project execution and several years of inside sales and customer support experience.

Experience and Education
  • University of New Hampshire, Bachelor Degree in Communications
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