Jeffrey Sargent, is a Regional Electrical Code Specialist with NFPA. In this role, he
supports state and local jurisdictions in the adoption and use of the National Electrical
Code® and other NFPA electrical codes and standards. Prior to joining NFPA’s
Regional Operations Division in June 2011, Jeff had been a member of NFPA’s
Electrical Engineering Department since 1997. Jeff served as a co-editor of the 2002
through 2011 editions of NFPA’s National Electrical Code Handbook and also served as
co‐editor of the 2012 NFPA 70E, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Handbook. He is co‐author of the Electrical Inspection Manual with Checklists.
Prior to joining NFPA, Jeff was an electrical inspector with the NH Electricians Licensing
Board and also for the City of Portsmouth, NH. Jeff holds electrician’s licenses in NH
and Maine and has been an IAEI member for over 25 years.