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The following is a list of RPL technical points-of-contact. Please feel free to contact the following individuals if you have questions concerning a particular capability.

Nuclear Chemistry and Engineering Group
Wes Lawerence NC&EG Line Manager (509) 375-6760
Karl Pool ASO Lead Analytical Support Operations (509) 375-5246
Dave L. Blanchard Team Lead, Irradiated Materials (509) 375-5376
Gary Sevigny Team Lead, Actinide Science (509) 375-5310
Reid A. Peterson Team Lead, Radiochemical Science (509) 375-5386
Nuclear Operations Division
Bret Simpkins Nuclear Operations Division Manager (509) 372-4601
Brad Evans Nuclear & Facility Authorization Manager (509) 371-7386
Eric M Hanson RPL Facility Manager (509) 375-5351
Paul Saueressig RPL Building Manager (509) 375-5352
Randy Thornhill Team Lead, Shielded Facilities Operations (509) 375-6769
Other Research & Development Organizations
Gary Lynn Smith Manager, Radiological Materials & Detection (509) 372-4220
Christopher Brown Manager, Earth Systems Science
(509) 371-7381
Rick Orth Manager, Energy Process and Materials Group
(509) 375-6709
Tom E. Michener Manager, Experinmental and Computational Engineering
(509) 375-2162


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