The newly created position has the primary responsibility for executing Y-12’s Governance Transformation Implementation Plan.

Hight_Picture_SmallB&W Y-12 has named Paul Hight executive director of Governance and Business Services Transformation at the Y-12 National Security Complex. He formerly led the Materials Management Department in the site’s Production organization.

In the newly created position, Hight, a 35-year Y-12 veteran, has primary responsibility for executing Y-12’s Governance Transformation (GT) Implementation Plan, with the ultimate goal of improving performance, efficiencies and accountability to free staff to work on mission-critical activities.

“By removing requirements and aspects of implementing procedures that add no value, we create more efficient ways to accomplish our missions,” Hight said. “GT will drive Y-12 toward a more modern worker environment and create a stronger, more efficient Y-12 for future generations.”

Hight holds a master’s in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee and a bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from Tennessee Technological University. He is a licensed engineer in Tennessee and is a registered Project Management Professional.

Source: B&W Y-12
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