Our Leadership

In an industry with a reputation for unpredictability, consistency is a competitive advantage. ENTACT’s average management tenure is 18 years, a testament to the strength and stability of our company. 

Dean Pisani, Chief Executive Officer

Dean Pisani

Chief Executive Officer

Dean Pisani joined ENTACT nearly 30 years ago as one of the company’s original seven owners. During his tenure at ENTACT, Mr. Pisani has served in quality assurance and quality control, led teams as a project manager and spearheaded the opening of ENTACT’s regional office in Chicago.

In 2000, Mr. Pisani was named ENTACT’s Chief Executive Officer.

Prior to ENTACT, Mr. Pisani worked for Xerox Corporation in various sales roles. Mr. Pisani graduated from the University of Colorado in Boulder with an economics degree.

Erik Gehringer, Chief Operations Officer

Erik Gehringer

Chief Operations Officer

As Chief Operations Officer, Erik Gehringer is responsible for the company’s operations, engineering efforts and the overall success of ENTACT projects. He brings more than 20 years of environmental, geotechnical and civil construction experience to ENTACT.

Before joining ENTACT in 2002, Mr. Gehringer worked at IT Corporation. Mr. Gehringer attended Rutgers University, where he earned his civil engineering degree.

Cody Compton, Chief Financial Officer

Cody Compton

Chief Financial Officer

Cody Compton, ENTACT’s Chief Financial Officer, is responsible for all aspects of the company’s accounting and finance functions. He brings more than 20 years of financial and accounting experience in a variety of sectors and roles.

Mr. Compton began his career in the Fort Worth office of PricewaterhouseCoopers in the assurance practice serving a wide variety of clients and industries. He then went on to serve as CFO for private equity backed companies in the energy sector (IACX Energy LLC and Fluid Delivery Solutions, LLC).

A certified public accountant, Mr. Compton graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor in Business Administration in Accounting and a Master of Science in Finance.

Scott Chafin, Chief Development Officer

Scott Chafin

Chief Commercial Officer

Scott Chafin started his career at ENTACT more than 27 years ago, helping to grow the company from a startup to the premier provider of environmental remediation and geotechnical construction services in the U.S.

He currently serves as the company’s Chief Commercial Officer, overseeing business development, marketing, talent management and corporate responsibility efforts for the organization.

Mr. Chafin graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a political science degree.