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nuclear engineer

Dwight Esten Baker, American nuclear engineer. Registered professional engineer, Mississippi; ordained elder, Presbyterian Church United States of America. Elder Parkway Presbyterian Church, Metairie, Louisiana, 1988-1992; vice-chairman Mississippi Libertarian Party, 1997-1999. Member National Society of Professional Engineers, American Nuclear Society (chair Louisiana chapter 1990-1991), Louisiana Engineering Society.

Background

Baker, Dwight Esten was born on July 9, 1954 in Newport News, Virginia, United States. Son of William Royall and Charlotte (Irving) Baker.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia, 1977; MEEE, University of Virginia, 1978.

Career

Division officer United States Ship Truxtun, United States Navy, San Diego, 1978-1981; principal assistant to reactor officer United States Ship Dwight D. Eisenhower, United States Navy, Norfolk, Virginia, 1981-1982; nuclear licensing engineer, Louisiana Power and Light Company, Killona, 1982-1984; shift technical adviser, Louisiana Power and Light Company, Killona, 1984-1987; event analysis, reporting and response manager, Louisiana Power and Light Company, Killona, 1987-1989; director operations support and assessments, Entergy Operations, Inc., Killona, 1989-1992; project manager, Entergy Operations, Inc., Jackson, Mississippi, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Mississippi. Ordained elder, Presbyterian Church United States of America.

Membership

Elder Parkway Presbyterian Church, Metairie, Louisiana, 1988-1992. Vice-chairman Mississippi Libertarian Party, 1997-1999. Member National Society of Professional Engineers, American Nuclear Society (chair Louisiana chapter 1990-1991), Louisiana Engineering Society.

Connections

father:
William Royall Baker

mother:
Charlotte (Irving) Baker