Mr. Coats has over 40 years of construction experience. He was raised in a family that owned and operated an oil field construction firm and gained a strong and experienced background in commercial, heavy highway and industrial construction during the first 20 years of his career. He performed leadership roles in all three disciplines of construction from 1979 until 1999. In 1999 Mr.
Coats accepted a Project Management position in the Wind Energy Construction sector and from that point forward he Project and/or Construction Managed and performed development duties on over 4,000 MW of Wind Energy projects. He was the Project Manager on the world’s largest Wind Project twice in his career. Mr. Coats graduated from Texas A&M University with a BS in Construction Sciences.