Eric Stokes directs the sales and marketing efforts for Northwest Pipe’s Water Transmission Group. Eric has been involved in securing many of the largest orders in company history. His day-to day activities include Water Transmission commercial responsibilities, overseeing technical engineering, and working closely with his highly-experienced sales team. Eric attended college with a basketball scholarship, but left to start a construction company with his family in 1992. He then took a position with a Portland, Oregon General Contractor, Anderson Construction, where in his 12-year tenure he was repeatedly promoted to Project Superintendent. Eric Joined Northwest Pipe Company in 2008 after conversations with a former company sales manager, who was impressed with his knowledge and common sense approach. Since joining Northwest Pipe, Eric has grown with the organization and become integral to client service.