United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Michael Markley

Michael T. Markley, Branch Chief, Plant Licensing Branch 4-1, Division of Operating Reactor Licensing (DORL), Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation (NRR), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)

Mr. Markley began his NRC career in Region I where he served as a Senior Resident Inspector, Resident Inspector, and Radiation Specialist Inspector. He transferred to NRC Headquarters in 1990 where he held progressively responsible positions as an Operations Engineer in the Performance and Quality Evaluation and Inspection Program Branches of NRR, Senior Staff Engineer for the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, and Senior Regional Coordinator in the Office of the Executive Director for Operations. Mr. Markley served as a Technical Assistant to the Director, Office of Nuclear Materials Safety and Safeguards (NMSS), to the Director of Division of Materials Safety and State Agreements, Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs in FSME, and to the Chief of the Materials Safety and Inspection Branch in NMSS.  Mr. Markley also served as Acting Chief of Fuel Manufacturing Licensing and Licensing Section of the former Spent Fuel Project Office, both NMSS.  Since 2008, Mr. Markley has served as Chief, Plant Licensing Branch IV, DORL/NRR.  He was also previously a Senior Project Manager in Plant Licensing Branch IV, DORL/NRR.  Prior to joining the NRC, Mr. Markley performed contract engineering, health physics, and emergency preparedness technical support at nine nuclear power reactor sites. Mr. Markley has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University, M.S. in Health Physics from the Georgia Institute of Technology, M.S. in Technical Management from Johns Hopkins University, and a Master of Arts in Arts Management from George Mason University.

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