Pamela Gorman-Prochaska

Co Author: Progress Toward Transportation, Packaging, and Interim Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel

Pamela Gorman Prochaska is the Director of Nuclear Policy and Strategy for Xcel Energy. Pam began her career with Xcel Energy almost 30 years ago in the operations department at the Prairie Island nuclear plant. During the first half of her career she spent time in various plant positions including project management, regulatory, communications and training.

In 2008 she moved to the operations side of the company and was the Community and Government Relations Manager for Southeast Minnesota. Two years ago Pam came back to nuclear in her current role where she interfaces with governmental and industry organizations at all levels that enact, implement or influence policies that impact Xcel Energy’s nuclear power plants and used fuel storage.

Pam is a graduate of the University of Minnesota- Duluth where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Secondary Math Education.