Juzaitis elected to NEI board of directors

Photo of Dr. Raymond JuzaitisDr. Raymond Juzaitis, head of the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected to the Nuclear Energy Institute's (NEI) board of directors.

He was one of seven new members and three re-elected members of the board. The election was held inconjunction with NEI's annual conference in Washington, D.C.

Juzaitis will serve a three-year term.

NEI is the policy organization of the nuclear energy and technologies industry and participates in both the national and global policy-making process. The purposes of the institute are to foster and encourage the continued safe utilization and development of nuclear energy to meet the nation's energy, environmental and economic goals and to support the nuclear energy industry.

The NEI board of directors attempts to have all facets of the nuclear industry involved in shaping the focus of the industry's efforts.