At the recent WANO
Governing Board meeting in Moscow, Mr Robert F. Willard replaced Mr James O.
Ellis, Jr on the WANO Governing Board.
Willard was elected President and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of
Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) on May 9, 2012.
On May 1, 2012, Admiral Willard completed a distinguished Navy career as the
Commander, U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii.
Willard is a Los Angeles native and a 1973 graduate of the United States Naval
Academy. He has a Master’s Degree in Engineering Management from Old Dominion
University and is a MIT Seminar XXI alumnus.