Jeff Coffin, P.E.

Senior Civil Engineer

Jeff Coffin has over 30 years experience performing hydrologic analyses and hydraulic modeling for existingand proposed hydroelectric projects, transportation facilities, and site development. Jeff has considerable experience with several hydrologic, hydraulic and other models, including DAMBRK, HEC-1, HEC-2, BREACH, ILLUDAS, SURGE, CE-QUAL-RIV1, PHABSIM, QUAL2e, and ArcCAD. His involvement has consisted of project scoping, study design, field data collection, data entry and operation of the models, and analysis of results. Modeling projects have ranged from small open channels to the Yukon River, from nearly level to mountainous terrain.

M.S. Civil Engineering, University of Idaho (1977)
B.S. Civil Engineering, Cornell University (1973)
Licensed Professional Engineer in Maine, Alaska, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey,   Connecticut, Massachusetts, Alabama, Washington, Oregon, and Wisconsin.


If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would you go?

Greek Islands (on a sailboat)

Hobbies(just list a few)

Ice hockey, jogging, tennis, sailing, community theatre

What is something you’ve always wanted to do?

Blue-water (open ocean) cruising in a sailboat

What was your favorite TV show when you were growing up?

Leave It to Beaver

Name the most famous person you've had a face to face encounter with ("brush with greatness")

It’s a tie: Sen. Barry Goldwater (while candidate for U.S. President in 1964) in rotunda of U.S. Capitol, and Jeff Coffin (professional saxophonist from Nashville)