Cranberry Township, PA, August 23, 2021 - Westinghouse Electric Company has announced the appointment of Lisa Gordon-Hagerty to its board of directors for Westinghouse Government Services (WGS) – the delivery platform for the company's nuclear technologies and services for government programs globally.
As the lead Director for Strategic Programs, WGS, Gordon-Hagerty will help the company with continued strategy and development of programs to support the United States Department of Energy and Defense nuclear decommissioning, security and energy goals.
"As the previous Administrator of National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Lisa has deep insight into the complex opportunities facing government nuclear security programs throughout the world," said Patrick Fragman, Westinghouse President and CEO. "She brings more than 30 years of experience, that we are honored to add to our board, and ultimately to serve our customers in creating exceptional partnerships."
Gordon-Hagerty's impressive credentials include serving as the Administrator of the NNSA and Under Secretary for Nuclear Security at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) from February 2018 through November 2020. She was appointed and confirmed by the U.S. Senate and was the first woman to hold this national leadership position. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Health Physics Society, and previously served on the board of experts for the Federation of American Scientists.