Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel Membership

21 Members

The following members or their designees:

  • the secretary of health and human services, who shall serve ex officio;
  • the secretary of energy and environmental affairs, who shall serve ex officio;
  • the commissioner public utilities, who shall serve ex officio;
  • the secretary of housing and economic development, who shall serve ex officio;
  • the director of the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency;
  • 1 member from the Plymouth Nuclear Matters Committee as appointed by the Plymouth Board of Selectmen;
  • 1 member from Massachusetts Department of Public Health Radiological Control Program appointed by the Bureau of Environmental Health;
  • 1 representative of the Old Colony Planning Council or designee, selected by the Council;
  • 2 representatives of the Town of Plymouth as selected by the Plymouth Board of Selectmen;
  • 2 members appointed by the Governor;
  • 2 members appointed by the Speaker of the House;
  • 1 member appointed by the minority leader of the house of representatives;
  • 2 members appointed by the President of the Senate;
  • 1 member as appointed by the minority leader or the senate;
  • 2 representatives of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, also known in this section as PNPS or Station, as selected by the owner of the station;
  • a representative of the Utility Workers Union of America, UWUA, Local 369 selected by the UWUA who shall be a present or former employee at the PNPS. 

Terms: Each appointing authority initially shall appoint a member for a 3-year term and a member for a 4-year term. Subsequent appointments under this subdivision shall be for terms of 4 years.  Ex officio members shall serve for the duration of their time in office or until a successor has been appointed. 

Kurt Schwartz, Co-Chair

Sean Mullin, Co-Chair
 

Seat

Member/Candidate

Appointed By

Designee

Term Beginning

Term Ends

Sec’y of Health and Human Services

Secy. Marylou Sudders

Ex Officio

Robert Jones

 

 

Sec’y of Energy and Environmental

Secy. Matthew Beaton

Ex Officio

David Johnston

 

 

Commissioner of [DPU]

Angela O’Connor

Ex Officio

Robert Hayden

 

 

Sec’y of Housing and Econ. Dev., or designee

Secy. Jay Ash

Ex Officio

John Chapman

 

 

Director of MEMA

Undersecretary Kurt Schwartz

Ex Officio

 

 

 

Member from Plymouth Nuclear Matters Committee

H. Joseph Coughlin

Ex Officio (Plymouth Bd. Of Selectman)

 

 

 

Member of MA Dept. of Pub. Health Radiological Control Program

Jack Priest

Ex Officio (Bureau of Env. Health)

 

 

 

Representative of Old Colony Planning Council

Pat Ciaramella

Ex Officio (Old Colony Planning Council)

 

 

 

Representative of Town of Plymouth

John T. Mahoney

Ex Officio (Plymouth Bd. Of Selectman)

 

 

 

Representative of Town of Plymouth

Richard Rothstein

Ex Officio (Plymouth Bd. Of Selectman)

 

 

 

Speaker of the House Appointee

Kevin O’Reilly

Ex Officio (Speaker of the House)

 

 

 

Speaker of the House Appointee

Pine DuBois

Ex Officio (Speaker of the House)

 

 

 

Minority Leader of the House Appointee

Richard Grassie

Ex Officio Minority Leader of the House

 

 

 

President of the Senate Appointee

Sen. Daniel Wolf

Ex Officio President of the Senate

 

 

 

President of the Senate Appointee

Jessica Casey

Ex Officio President of the Senate

 

 

 

Minority Leader of the Senate Appointee

Sean Mullin

Ex Officio Minority Leader of the Senate

 

 

 

Rep. of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station

Michael Twomey

Ex Officio (Owner of Station)

 

 

 

Rep. of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station

John Ohrenberger

Ex Officio (Owner of Station)

 

 

 

Representative of UWUA, Local 369

Richard Sherman

Ex Officio (UWUA)

Paul D. Smith

 

 

At-Large 1

 

John Flores *

Governor

 

3/17/2017

3/17/2020

At-Large 2

David Nichols *

Governor

 

3/31/2017

3/31/2021

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