Jeff Navin | Co-founder & Partner


Jeff Navin is a co-founder and partner at Boundary Stone Partners. Jeff has served at the highest levels of the federal government. As the Acting Chief of Staff and Deputy Chief of Staff at the United States Department of Energy, he helped manage the Department’s energy research, deployment, environmental management, and national security missions.

He previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff at the U.S. Department of Labor during the labor market crisis in 2009, and served as a Chief of Staff to Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin in the United States Congress.  He served as Research Director to the Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, worked as the Washington Director of the consulting firm American Environics, and practiced law at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP. 

A recognized expert on energy, government and public opinion, Jeff has been quoted by the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Bloomberg, Greenwire, and E&E News.  Jeff received his B.A. from the University of South Dakota, and his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.  He is currently a Visiting Senior Fellow at Third Way, and serves on the Board of Advisors to Spark Fund and Prairie Gold Solar Holdings.