Mr. Stout is USNC’s Chief Nuclear Officer. Dan oversees and supports all nuclear operations including licensing and regulatory compliance efforts, reactor and powerplant manufacturing planning, and management of client support operations and fleet services. With more than three decades of experience in the nuclear energy sector, Mr. Stout is uniquely qualified to manage critical programs and projects at USNC. His unparalleled experience in planning, budgeting, navigating licensing processes, and deploying nuclear reactors and associated infrastructure are invaluable to the company. Mr. Stout served in the U.S. Navy as a nuclear submarine officer, as well as in the Naval Reserves in the Naval Special Warfare community, retiring as a Commander. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and received his Masters Degree in Engineering Management from the National Technological University. He was recently elected to the Board of the American Nuclear Society and represents USNC with various industry organizations.