Frank L. "Skip" Bowman

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Frank L. "Skip" Bowman is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI),[1] a position he commenced in February 2005.[2]


A biographical note states that prior to joining the NEI in 2005, Bowman, "served for more than 38 years in the U.S. Navy. He served as director of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, the third successor to Adm. Hyman G. Rickover in that command, and was concurrently deputy administrator-Naval Reactors in the National Nuclear Security Administration at the U.S. Department of Energy. In these dual positions, he was responsible for the operations of 103 reactors aboard the U.S. Navy’s aircraft carriers and submarines, four training sites, and two DOE laboratories. Adm. Bowman also served as the Chief of Naval Personnel."[1]

"He graduated from Duke University in 1966 and, in 2003, received an honorary doctor of human letters degree from the university. He completed a dual master’s program in nuclear engineering and ocean engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1973," it states.[1]


From his bio on the NEI site: [1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Adm. Frank L. 'Skip' Bowman (Retired)," Nuclear Energy Institute website, accessed May 2008.
  2. "Skip Bowman", World Nuclear Association, 2005.


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