Jess Gehin, Nuclear Technology Programs Office, ORNL
Dr. Gehin is responsible for programmatic areas related to advanced nuclear fuel cycles, advanced reactors, and support to Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration, and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Seth Grae President, CEO and Director, LightBridge
Mr. Grae is a member of the Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee (CINTAC) to the U.S. Secretary of Commerce and he is a member of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ Governing Board. He is also a member of the Nuclear Energy Institute's Trade Advocacy Task Force. Mr. Grae has served as co-chair of the American Bar Association’s Arms Control and Disarmament Committee and as a member of the Board of Directors of the Lawyers Alliance for World Security.
Kirk Sorensen, Co-founder, Flibe Energy
Mr. Sorensen is a well-known public advocate of Thorium Energy, and is the Co-founder of Flibe Energy, a new company that is developing small modular reactors based on liquid-fluoride thorium reactor (LFTR) technology. Mr Sorensen is a former Chief of Nuclear Technologies at Teledyne Brown Engineering, and has also worked at NASA.
Gary Krellenstein, former Director, JPMorgan
Mr. Krellenstein is a former investment banker and Managing Director in JPMorgan’s Energy and Environmental Group. Mr. Krellenstein holds degrees in Nuclear Engineering and Computer Science, as well as an MBA from Cornell University. He has also worked as a nuclear engineer and systems analyst for Envirosphere Inc., the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Stuart Henderson, Associate Director for Accelerators, FNAL
Dr. Henderson received his Ph.D. in physics from Yale University in 1991. Besides his previous work at the Spallation Neutron Source, the world’s most powerful spallation neutron facility located at Oak Ridge, Henderson serves on many advisory boards and committees, including the High Energy Physics Advisory Panel to the Department of Energy and the National Science Foundation, the Japan Proton Accelerator Research Complex International Advisory Committee, and Fermilab’s Accelerator Advisory Committee.
Julian Kelly, World Nuclear Association
Dr. Kelly has worked for Thor Energy, a Norwegian energy technology company that has undertaken to develop a thorium-MOX fuel for light water reactors. Kelly previously served as Nuclear Counsellor/Attache at the Australian Embassy in Vienna. He has also worked as a scientific advisor for nuclear issues for the Australian Department of Defence, and in the Australian mining sector. Julian is presently working at World Nuclear Association (WNA), although he still has a connection to Thor Energy.
Peter McIntyre, Professor, Texas A&M University
Dr. McIntyre is a professor at Texas A&M University and a former Harvard University Assistant Professor and CERN researcher. McIntyre is developing a design for accelerator-driven subcritical nuclear fission power, in which proton beams from a flux-coupled isochronous cyclotron stack are used to drive a subcritical molten-salt-eutectic fission core. He is currently forming a collaboration to build and operate a first unit.
Tony Favale, CEO, Advanced Energy Systems
Mr. Favale spent his entire career at Grumman and Northrop Grumman until becoming the founding director of Advanced Energy Systems. Favale has extensive experience in technical and program management.
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