United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Ted Franks

Ted Franks is the Acting Division Director for Logistics and Security within the Office of Electric Reliability. He joined the Commission in January 2007 after ten years at PJM Interconnection. At PJM, Ted worked in System Operations as an operator and engineer. His operator responsibilities included generation and interchange scheduling; real time generation dispatch; real time transmission security; and Reliability Coordinator functions. His engineering responsibilities included generation and transmission outage coordination; inter-regional coordination; and EMS maintenance. Since joining FERC, Ted has participated in the Rule Making process for the Critical Infrastructure Protection standards; acted as the liaison for NRC and FERC coordination; and has also worked in the divisions of Reliability Standards and Bulk Power System Analysis. Ted received his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Penn State University in 1991 and his Masters Degree in Business Administration from Penn State in 2002.

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