Symposium Organization

Symposium Organization

Event Chairs

Dick Thornburgh, Counsel, K&L Gates, LLP, Thornburgh Forum for Law & Public Policy
James Maher, Provost Emeritus, University of Pittsburgh
Gerald Holder, Dean, Swanson School of Engineering

Administration

Edward McCord, Director, Dick Thornburgh Forum for Law & Public Policy
John Metzger, Director, Nuclear Engineering Program, Swanson School of Engineering

Committee Members

Patricia Beeson, Provost, University of Pittsburgh
Donald Burke, MD, Dean, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh
G. Reynolds Clark, Vice Chancellor for Community Initiatives and Chief of Staff, University of Pittsburgh
N. John Cooper, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pittsburgh.
Thomas Crawford, Associate Vice Chancellor, Central Giving Programs and Communications, University of Pittsburgh
Mary Crossley, Dean, School of Law, University of Pittsburgh
John Delaney, Dean, Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh
Harold Denton, Former Director of the Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation at the Nuclear Regulatory Commision (NRC)
David Ehrenwerth, Thornburgh Forum for Law and Public Policy Advisory Committee
Dr. Larry Feick, Sr. Director of International Programs, University Center for International Studies, University of Pittsburgh
John Keeler, Dean, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh
Paul Kovach, Marketing Director, Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh
Teresa Miller, Director, Institute of Politics, University of Pittsburgh
Ted Muller, Professor, Department of History, University of Pittsburgh
Al Novak, Vice Chancellor, Institutional Advancement, University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Margaret Potter, Professor, Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh
Jim Seif, Thornburgh Forum Advisory Committee
Donald Shields, Executive Director, Center for Energy, University of Pittsburgh
Richard Stafford, Distinguished Service Professor of Public Policy at the Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University
Jeanne Stoner, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Federal Government Relations, Office of Governmental Relations, University of Pittsburgh
Paul Supowitz, Vice Chancellor for Governmental Relations, Governmental Relations, University of Pittsburgh
Joel Tarr, Richard S. Caliguiri University Professor of History & Policy, Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University
Dr. David Waldeck, Professor, Department Chair, Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh
Nancy Watson, Curator, Thornburgh Archives
Trish White, Senior News Representative, University of Pittsburgh News and Magazines
Samuel Zacharias, Thornburgh Forum for Law and Public Policy Advisory Committee

Administrative Coordinators

Kimberly Carson, Program Administrator, Dick Thornburgh Forum for Law and Public Policy
Monica Bell, Special Projects Coordinator, Swanson School of Engineering
Danielle Ilchuk, Administrative Coordinator, Center for Energy

Special thanks to: 

Dr. Peter B. Lyons, Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy, U.S. Department of Energy
Matthew D. Milazzo, Deputy Staff Director for The Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future
Liz Ramsay, Policy Advisor, The Office of Nuclear Energy at U.S. Department of Energy
University of Pittsburgh Office of Alumni Relations