United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Scott Morris

Scott Morris was assigned to his current position as Regional Administrator, Region IV, in December 2018.

Mr. Morris joined the NRC in 1993, where he has served in a number of progressively more responsible positions, including Senior Resident Inspector at two power reactor facilities in Region I; Executive Technical Assistant in the Office of the Executive Director for Operations; and reactor security Branch Chief, Office of Nuclear Security and Incident Response.

Since joining the Senior Executive Service in 2007, Morris has served in several senior management positions, including Deputy Director for Reactor Security, Division of Security Policy; Deputy Director for Incident Response; and Deputy Director, Division of Preparedness and Response.  In May 2014, he was selected as the Director, Division of Inspection and Regional Support, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.  In June 2016, he was appointed to his most recent position as Deputy Regional Administrator, Region IV.

Prior to joining the NRC, Morris served seven years on active duty as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy nuclear submarine program.  He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Penn State University and is a graduate of the NRC’s SES Candidate Development Program.

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