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Thomas Pauling

Deputy Director, Office of Legacy Management

Acting Director, Office of Business Operations


Thomas Pauling became the Deputy Director for the LM Office of Legacy Management in May 2016, and Acting Director of the LM Office of Business Operations in March 2016.

Mr. Pauling has also served LM as Director of Site Operations, Environment Team Leader, and staff-level Site Manager.

Prior to 2004 he worked 11 years for DOE’s Environmental Management program at the Weldon Spring Site in Missouri, managing projects and environmental compliance during the site’s cleanup phase, while coordinating with regulatory agencies and providing project information to the public.

His professional career includes experience as an environmental engineer with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region VIII, developing and implementing regulations, writing permits, participating in national policy making groups, and conducting inspections. Mr. Pauling holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.