United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Thomas D. (Dan) Gatlin

Mr. Thomas Gatlin has been the VP of Nuclear Operations at VC Summer Unit 1 since 2009.  In this position he is responsible for all aspects of plant operation including Operations, Maintenance, Engineering, Nuclear Safety, and Station Support.  Previously, Mr. Gatlin served for six years as the plant general manager, and five years as the operations manager.  He has been at VC Summer since 1982, after spending two years at TVA. He has worked on shift as a control board operator, Shift Technical Advisor, and Shift Manager. Mr. Gatlin spent several years developing and implementing the first VC Summer PRA model and has been active in promoting a “risk based culture” at the station.  He has a BS in Electrical Engineering, is a professional engineer in South Carolina, and held an active senior reactor operator license for over fifteen years.
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