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David Wesley Swindle,, American engineer. Registered professional engineer, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, South Carolina, Colorado. United States Department Energy fellow, Blacksburg, Virginia, 1976; named an Outstanding Young Alumnus Tennessee Technology University, 1986, Engineer of Year Tennessee Technology University, 2006.


Swindle,, David Wesley was born on June 20, 1954 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of David Wesley and Ottie Reba (Maynard) Swindle.


Bachelor of Science, Tennessee Technology University, 1976. Master of Science, Virginia Polytech. University, 1977; Master of Business Administration, University Tennessee, 1981.


Draftsman Nashville Machine Company, 1974-1975. Associate engineer I.C. Thomasson & Associates, 1975. Research assistant Tennessee Technology University, Cookeville, 1975-1976.

Staff engineer Union Carbide Nuclear Division, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 1977-1981. Manager enrichment safeguards program Martin-Marietta Energy Systems, 1981-1985, manager technical verification and safeguards department, 1985-1986, director international technical programs division, 1986-1989. Director site restoration and technical integration, 1989-1992.

Senior program manager corporation operations Radian International, Oak Ridge, 1992-1994, sector manager aerospace, 1995-1997, vice president aerospace & energy program, 1998, vice president aerospace and national security programs, 1998-1999. Vice president, deputy general.mgr. science and engineering division Edgerton, Germeshauser, and Greer, 1999—2001. Vice president business development national security programs Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc., 2002—2005.

President International Association of Prosecutors Worldwide Services, Inc., since 2005, member board director, 2005. Member Bushmaster Firearms International LLC, since 2006. Advisor On-Site Disarmament Inspection Advisory Committee, United States Department Energy, Washington, 1987-1989, member environmental management advisory board, since 1995, chairman management and contract committee, member technical development and worker health and safety committees.

Member engineering advisory board University Colorado, 1999-2004, army science board, since 2006. Technical delegate to International Zangger Committee on nuclear export controls, Department Energy and Department State, 1987-1990.


  • Registered professional engineer, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, South Carolina, Colorado.


  • Other Work

    • Editorial board Department Energy Verification Technologies Newsletter, 1989-1990. Contributor articles to professional journals. Author numerous papers in field.


Member executive board Sweet Briar Homeowners Association, Farragut, Tennessee, 1983-1992. President East Tennessee Environmental Business Association, Oak Ridge, 1994-1996. Board directors Professional Services Council, since 2005.

Executive committee Contract Services Association, since 2005. Member Army Science Board, since 2006. Member Institute Nuclear Materials Management, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Tau Beta Pi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, woodworking.


Married Carolyn Louise Knight, August 14, 1976. Children: Mary Louise, Caroline Annual.

David Wesley Swindle,

Ottie Reba (Maynard) Swindle,

Carolyn Louise Knight

Mary Louise Swindle,

Caroline Annual Swindle,