United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Omar Lopez-Santiago

Mr. Omar R. Lόpez-Santiago is the Chief for Projects Branch 1 in the Division of Fuel Facility Inspection (DFFI).  Omar joined the NRC in 2001 and has worked as a Fuel Facility and Senior Fuel Facility inspector in DFFI; as a Senior Reactor Inspector in Division of Reactor Safety (DRS); as the Chief of Engineering Branch 3 in DRS; as the Chief of the Safety Branch in DFFI; and as the Chief of Engineering Branch 1 in DRS.  Omar is a thoughtful communicator and has demonstrated outstanding leadership by successfully motivating and inspiring people through his own example.  Omar has a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Puerto Rico and a Master of Engineering in Fire Protection Engineering from the University of Maryland.

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