Nadine Leslie serves as president of SUEZ North America Environmental Services and is responsible for overseeing the operations and management of contract operations throughout the United States and Canada. This includes over 80 projects affiliated with municipal and industrial water and wastewater systems as well as two solid waste treatment facilities.
Nadine has more than 20 years of industry experience in operations, management, compliance, client relations and due diligence. Since joining the SUEZ North America team in 2000, she has held leadership positions within the company’s regulated, contract and corporate segments. She served as part of the management team at projects located in Atlanta, GA and Rahway, NJ in 2003, before being appointed vice president and general manager for the SUEZ North America Toms River division in 2006. Nadine also headed the company’s corporate internal audit department from 2009 until 2011, when she was promoted to her current role.
In addition to her technical expertise, Nadine shares the company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility. As a volunteer with SUEZ, the parent company of SUEZ North America, Nadine went to Haiti shortly after the devastating earthquake in 2010. Since then she has been involved in helping the government rebuild its severely damaged water infrastructure systems.
She is a member of the American Water Works Association and the International Water Association. She also serves as a board member of the Union County (NJ) Performing Arts Center and the Water Reuse Research Foundation.
Nadine holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the Faculte des Sciences in Haiti and completed an internship/scholarship program in urban planning at La Cambre University in Belgium.