Commissioner Baran (right) visits the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, shown here discussing the spent fuel pool and most recently completed Unit 2 refueling outage.
Stephen G. Burns, a 33-year veteran of the NRC and a Commissioner since November 2014, seen here testifying at a Senate hearing, was designated by President Obama as the 16th Chairman of the agency effective Jan. 1, 2015.
NRC staff members brief the Commission on Equal Employment Opportunity, diversity and small business programs. Staff at table from left to right: Program managers Anthony Briggs and Anthony Barnes, of Office of Small Business and Civil Rights; James Corbett, division director, Office of Administration; Executive Director for Operations Mark Satorius; Scott Langan, deputy director, Office of Investigations; and Regional Administrator Cynthia Pedersen. Back to the camera is General Counsel Margaret Doane.
NRC staff members brief the Commission on the agency's regulatory overview of its research and test reactors licensing program, including the status of license renewals, domestic production of medical isotopes, and security. Staff at the table from left to right: John Adams, senior level advisor for Non-Power Reactors; Lawrence Kokajko, director, Division of Policy and Rulemaking; Michael Johnson, Acting Executive Director for Operations; Alexander Adams, Jr., branch chief; and Steve Lynch, project manager.