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nuclear engineer

Danny Lavelle Pace, American nuclear engineer. Registered professional engineer, Mississippi; certified senior reactor operator. Recipient Andy award Boy Scouts American, Vicksburg, 1989, District award of merit, 1990.

Background

Pace, Danny Lavelle was born on December 7, 1955 in Magee, Mississippi, United States. Son of Joe Mack and Mattie Laura (Sims) Pace.

Education

Associate of Arts, Colin Junior College, Wesson, Mississippi, 1975. Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, Mississippi State University, 1977. Master of Business Administration, Millsaps College, 1991.

Career

Startup engineer, Mississippi Power & Light Company, Port Gibson, Mississippi, 1977-1979;reactor engineer, Mississippi Power & Light Company, Port Gibson, Mississippi, 1979-1980;shift technical advisor, Mississippi Power & Light Company, Port Gibson, Mississippi, 1979-1984;Indiana Safety Engineering Group supervisor, System Energy Resources, Port Gibson, Mississippi, 1984-1985;manager nuclear design, System Energy Resources, Port Gibson, Mississippi, 1985-1990;director, nuclear plant engineering, Entergy Operations, Inc., Port Gibson, Mississippi, since 1990. Subcommittee chair Boiling Water Reactor Owners Group, 1985-1988.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Mississippi. Certified senior reactor operator.

Membership

President Kiwanis, Port Gibson, 1980. Assistant scoutmaster Boy Scouts American, Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1977-1979, district activities, 1984-1992, dean leader, since 1990. Administration board Hawkins United Methodist Church, Vicksburg, 1986-1991.

Member allocations committee United Way, since 1992. Member American Nuclear Society (state president 1982-1984), National Society Professional Engineers, Mississippi Engineering Society (District Young Engineer 1980), Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Diana Rae Edgel, January 30, 1981. Children: Amy Michelle, Eric Raymond, Karen Annual.

father:
Joe Mack Pace

mother:
Mattie Laura (Sims) Pace

spouse:
Diana Rae Edgel

children:
Amy Michelle Pace

Eric Raymond Pace

Karen Annual Pace