Frank Russo’s name has been synonymous with leadership and creative problem solving throughout the past three decades at the Department of Energy,” said CEO Matt Moeller. “We are honored that Frank chose Dade Moeller.
Richland, WA (PRWEB) September 07, 2011
Dade Moeller is pleased to announce that Frank B. Russo has joined Dade Moeller as Vice President, NNSA Programs. Russo comes to Dade Moeller after a successful 35-year career in environmental, safety, health, and quality policy and management within the Federal government, primarily at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA).
“Frank Russo’s name has been synonymous with leadership and creative problem solving throughout the past three decades at the Department of Energy,” said CEO Matt Moeller. “We are honored that Frank chose Dade Moeller as the next step in his commitment to protecting nuclear workers, the public, and the environment.”
Russo comes to Dade Moeller from NNSA, where he advised the Administrator and DOE senior leadership on environmental, health, safety, and quality assurance matters. A strong advocate of worker safety and health and of strengthening safety culture at large organizations, Russo led the Department’s efforts to institutionalize Integrated Safety Management Systems. He also guided the assessment and remediation of legacy beryllium contamination at the agency’s facilities and established NNSA’s robust nuclear safety training and qualification program. Under Russo’s leadership, NNSA reduced its recordable incident rates and serious incidents to the lowest levels ever achieved at the agency. He has received many awards for his professionalism, vision, leadership, and results, including the Presidential Meritorious Rank Award and the NNSA Gold Medal.
Russo began work at Dade Moeller’s Fairfax, Va., office on September 6 and will be responsible for leveraging the company’s environmental, safety, health, and quality expertise to benefit NNSA’s workers and operations.
ABOUT DADE MOELLER. Founded in 1994, Dade Moeller is a nationally recognized firm that provides a full range of professional and technical services to federal, state, and commercial clients in support of nuclear, radiological, and environmental operations. Employing more certified health physicists [radiation protection scientists] than any other company in the United States. Dade Moeller specializes in radiation protection, health physics, worker safety, and radiation training. The company proudly bears the name of the preeminent scientist and educator in the fields of health physics and environmental health, Dr. Dade W. Moeller.