Myron M. Kaczmarsky
Vice President, Holtec Government Services
Myron Kaczmarsky is vice president of Holtec Government Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Holtec International. He is responsible for business growth and compliant execution of projects and services for U.S. government agencies.
Kaczmarsky has over 40 years of business development and project management experience in the commercial and government sectors of the nuclear energy industry. He also has extensive experience in design, installation and startup of nuclear systems and facilities, as well as decommissioning and remediation.
Following the acquisition of CB&I Stone & Webster by Westinghouse, Kaczmarsky served as the senior director for business development to re-establish Westinghouse in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) market for prime and Tier 2 contracts. He was previously responsible for capturing and negotiating new nuclear plant EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) and Owner’s Engineer contracts in domestic and international markets. He was also senior director for business development and marketing for Shaw Power Nuclear, where he captured and negotiated EPC contracts for new AP1000 and advanced boiling water reactor nuclear power plants. Additional positions include vice president for business development and marketing for Bartlett Nuclear Holdings, and vice president for U.S. DOE operations and business development for Shaw Environmental & Infrastructure.
Kaczmarsky supported the Fukushima Daiichi incident recovery in Japan, providing solutions for treatment of contaminated water and preparing waste disposition strategies for the decommissioning plan. He also served as director of waste management and radiation protection for the Maine Yankee decommissioning project. He developed the waste management program and disposition plans for the Maine Yankee, Millstone and Connecticut Yankee decommissioning projects. He was project manager for the West Valley Demonstration Project Vitrification Facility operational readiness review and startup, project manager for the Replacement High Level Waste Evaporator Project at the Savannah River Site, and engineering manager for the Hanford Tank 101-SY Remediation Project.
Kaczmarsky was appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce to serve on the Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee in 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2021 to support the promotion of U.S. civil nuclear products and services to international markets. He has authored over 20 publications and presentations on the advancement of nuclear energy, nuclear facility construction and radioactive waste management. Kaczmarsky is also a member of the American Nuclear Society.
Kaczmarsky received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nuclear engineering from the University of Virginia in 1978 and 1979. He also completed the Advanced Leadership Program at Rice University in 2015.