B.S. Nuclear Engineering
The University of Nevada, NV
2016 to Present Consulting Nuclear Engineer, Wilmington, DE
Nuclear Engineer Consultant
Provides consulting to nuclear facilities throughout the USA.
2005 - 2015 Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oakridge, TN
Support and perform activities, including the following:
Apply principles and theories of nuclear engineering and science to projects involving release, control, and utilization of nuclear energy, nuclear waste disposal, environmental cleanup of nuclear facilities and remediation activities.
Conduct research and analyses on issues and problems associated with operation of nuclear-related facilities with regard to radiation transport modeling, statistical analysis, performance metrics, radiation protection
Conduct studies on worker safety, environmental protection, conduct of operations, technical qualifications and training, operations oversight, environmental restoration and quality assurance.
Design, develop, and test nuclear equipment and systems; monitor testing, operations, and maintenance of nuclear reactors.
Support studies on various nuclear technology options or approaches for system, processes facility or program improvements in terms of safety, performance, efficiency or costs.
Support studies on nuclear fuel cycle to define most economical uses of nuclear material and safest means of waste products disposal.
Conducts studies related to the detection and control of radiation and radioactive contaminants.
Perform radiation transport simulations for nuclear criticality, radiation shielding analyses, neutron activation, and radiation-induced material impact assessments.
Assist in ensuring that processes and procedures maintain compliance with disposal facility requirements for multiple waste types, such as transuranic, low level, mixed waste, and hazardous waste.
Support studies on nuclear fuel cycle to define the most economical uses of material and safest means of waste products disposal.
Participates in field inspections, reviews, evaluations and assessments of project tasks, such as design and construction activities.