Vice President National Accounts
Having refined her extensive educational background in the environmental field, Ms. Ekus joined NDDS in 2017. She has spent the last year building processes and procedures focused on streamlining the Assessment Division of NDDS. Her experience has included building cooperative associations with environmental specialists needed for nationwide, commercial real estate transactions. She has been instrumental in coordinating site inspections for Phase 1, Environmental Site Assessments, Property Condition Reports & Seismic Risk Assessments. During this time Ms. Ekus has advanced and honed her skills for technical report writing. She has created workflow procedures, refined report templates and status updates for NDDS upper management. Her background, with one of the largest aeronautical organizations in the U.S., has also helped form initiatives toward corporate social responsibility projects.
Ms. Ekus has recently transitioned into the Marketing Team of NDDS. She has shown the tenacity and aptitude to provide the Assessment Division with a newly formed marketing group focused on the growth of this division. She has actively helped in the creation of graphic design and production of new marketing materials and a revitalization of the NDDS website.
Ms. Ekus is involved in the Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) association network and particularly active within the Young Leadership sub-group of CREW. She looks for educational opportunities within trade organizations including American Society of Testing & Materials (ASTM), the primary or-ganization for setting national standards and guidelines for environmental, property & seismic assessments.