Jeffrey PORRELLO bio picture

Jeffrey Porrello

President & Chief Executive Officer

Value Delivered

Working with his executive team, Jeff establishes Heritage’s strategic direction, helps plan its implementation, and communicates its requirements and goals to the rest of the company. 

He also makes policy decisions that guide a range of project activities, including pre-construction, estimating, and project management services. 

His goal is to help ensure that every mechanical services project meets the customer’s highest expectations while providing optimum operating performance, energy efficiency, and value.


Jeff has over 35 years’ experience in mechanical contracting, the past 17 of them as President and CEO of Heritage. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Piping Operations. 

Over his career he has worked on a wide array of projects including hospitals, research facilities, peaking power plants, and wastewater treatment facilities.

Jeff earned his bachelor’s degree from George Washington University. He also attended the Advanced Leadership Institute at Babson College’s School for Executive Education.

Jeff has been on the Board of MCAA of New York, and is currently the President of SMACNA-LI. He has served on the apprenticeship committee of Steamfitters Local #638, as well as the SMACNA Local 28 labor management committee.

The Personal Side

Jeff and his wife have two adult children. In addition to spending time with his family in the low country, he enjoys fishing and golf. He is also licensed as a Captain by the United States Coast Guard.