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Bob Bement

Bob Bement is Senior Vice President, Site Operations for Arizona Public Service Company (APS), Arizona's largest electric company. Based in Phoenix, APS serves more than 1.1 million customers and is one of the fastest-growing investor-owned electric utilities in the United States.

Bement oversees the day-to-day nuclear operations at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, the nation's largest power producer.

Prior to joining APS in 2007, Bement served as an Organizational Effectiveness Team Member with the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO). He also held nuclear leadership positions with Arkansas Nuclear One, as the Site General Manager, and Clinton Power Station, as the Site Vice President. Bement began his nuclear career in the United States Navy as a Nuclear-Trained Electrician.

Bement graduated from the Navy Nuclear Power School and Prototype Training Unit. He acquired his Reactor Operator and Senior Reactor Operator licenses from Arkansas Nuclear One. He also graduated from the INPO Nuclear Plant Management Program, the Wharton/Entergy Executive Program and the Exelon Leadership Institute.

Bement earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Science from Arkansas Tech University.
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