Duff and Davis Named to Director Positions at Y-12

B&W Y-12 names Mark Duff as the new Director of Environmental Management Operations, as well as announces Gina Davis as the new Director of Marketing and Commercialization for the Office of Technology Commercialization and Partnerships.

Mark-DuffOAK RIDGE – B&W Y-12 is pleased to announce that Mark Duff has accepted the position of director of Environmental Management Operations, reporting to Bob Warther, Vice President of Environmental Management.

In this role, Duff will focus on project execution, risk mitigation, critical path within projects and integration across projects. This includes the project work under way at the Y 12 National Security Complex funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Duff comes to B&W Y-12 from Safety and Ecology Corporation where he served as president since 2004. He has 25 years of leadership experience in the management of technical business and government operations. Duff previously served as Vice President of Science Applications International Corp. for more than 10 years.

Gina-DavisGina Davis has been named director of B&W Y-12’s Marketing and Commercialization for the Office of Technology Commercialization and Partnerships (OTCP).

The OTCP was established in the early 1990s to work with inventors to transfer technologies created at Y-12 to the commercial sector for public benefit. The OTCP is dedicated to assisting employees who have something new and useful that is potentially patentable or copyrightable.

Davis came to Y-12 in 2003 with more than 15 years of experience in advanced technology, marketing, operations, and business development, including leadership roles for the Innovation Valley Technology Council and Knoxville Chamber Government Relations and Public Policy Committee.

Previously, she served as the marketing and business development manager with the Strategic Development Directorate, where her team was responsible for expanding Y-12’s work for agencies outside the Department of Energy and National Nuclear Security Administration. Davis also served as Technical Lead for the Office of Personnel Management Fingerprint Transaction System and as Program Manager and Technical Lead for the Y-12 BlackBerry Enterprise System.

B&W Y-12 operates the Y-12 National Security Complex for the National Nuclear Security Administration.

Source: B&W Y-12
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