The list of the members of Holtec International’s Board-of-Directors (along with their short bios) is provided below. As can be inferred from the list, the Holtec Board is composed of individuals with proven expertise in varied areas including industrial entrepreneurship, corporate leadership, government service, and academia. The Board advises the Company CEO on major policy matters and serves as the supreme watchdog of corporate governance. Each member is fully indemnified for his/ her work for the Board.
Dr. Kris Singh, Chairman of the Board
Dr. Singh is the President and CEO of Holtec International. He founded Holtec in 1986 as a small engineering company and nurtured its steady rise into a multi-national fortress of technology with its business footprint in 18 countries on five continents.
Dr. Eduardo D. Glandt
Eduardo Glandt is the Nemirovsky Family Dean Emeritus of the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Glandt is a chemical engineer and a renowned expert in thermodynamics.
James H. Miller
Jim Miller is Of Counsel in the Birmingham office and a member of the Energy Section of the Law firm Balch & Bingham. Mr. Miller retired as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Nuclear Operating Company in the fall of 2011.
James P. O’Rourke
Jim O’Rourke is currently a managing director at Advantage Capital with a direct leadership role in the northeastern region of the U.S. Mr. O’Rourke has over 15 years of investing experience in a wide variety of industrial sectors.
George E. Norcross, III is the Executive Chairman of Conner Strong & Buckelew, one of the nation’s premier insurance, risk management and employee benefits brokerage and consulting firms. Norcross has been the head of Conner Strong & Buckelew and predecessor companies since 1979.
Jim Saxton, Director Emeritus
Jim Saxton served as a member of the United States House of Representatives starting in 1984 retiring in 2009 after 25 years of distinguished public service. Before his election to the state legislature, he was an educator in the Bordentown Township School District followed by a short stint as the owner and operator of a real estate brokerage business.
Martha J. Singh
Martha J. Singh has served on the Holtec International Board of Directors since the founding of the company in 1986. Ms. Singh is a hands-on executive with a keen eye for the bottom line. Outside of the business world, she has been a passionate advocate of animal welfare contributing generously to charitable causes around the country.