United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Samuel Belcher

Sam Belcher is president and chief nuclear officer for FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. He is responsible for overall guidance and strategy of FENOC,including interfacing with industry leadership to drive standards and best practices.

Belcher joined FENOC as senior vice president and chief operating officer in December 2012 from Constellation Energy Nuclear Group, where he was senior vice president, Site Operations. Previously, he held the positions of site vice president and plant general manager at Constellation’s Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station.

Prior to Constellation, he served as director of Fleet Operations at FENOC. He held a number of operations leadership positions with Energy Northwest’s Columbia Generating Station and Entergy Nuclear’s River Bend and Arkansas Nuclear One.

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from Arkansas Tech University and is a licensed professional engineer. He also held a Senior Reactor Operator license for the River Bend Station in Louisiana.
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