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Tracey Bishop - Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Infrastructure Programs

As the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Facility Operations, Ms. Tracey Bishop is responsible for the management of the Office of Nuclear Energy’s infrastructure, safety and security programs, including NE’s field operations at the Idaho National Laboratory and the Nuclear Energy Oak Ridge Site Office. 

In addition to this assignment, Ms. Bishop serves as the Director for the Office of Facilities Management within the Office of Nuclear Energy.  In this capacity, she serves as the program manager for the Idaho Facilities Management and Idaho Site-wide Safeguards and Security Programs.  These programs enable critical nuclear energy research and development activities by providing and maintaining safe, secure, and compliant facilities for multiple customers within and external to the Department of Energy. 

Ms. Bishop has over 20 years of experience in facility management and environmental, safety and health oversight experience with DOE.  Before joining the Office of Nuclear Energy in 2008, Ms. Bishop served as the Acting Director of the Office of Facilities Operations, Office of Defense Programs, National Nuclear Security Administration.  In this capacity, Ms. Bishop managed a multi-site facility operations program that supported the Stockpile Stewardship Program and other national security missions at Kansas City Plant, Pantex Plant, Savannah River Tritium Facilities, Y-12 National Security Complex, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, and Nevada National Security Site.

Ms. Bishop holds a Bachelor of Nuclear Engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Maryland.  Ms. Bishop is certified as a DOE Senior Technical Safety Manager and a Project Management Professional with the Project Management Institute.