Mailing Address & Phone
P.O. Box 837
Ridgeland, MS 39158-0837
Fred Moore, Executive Director – Emeritus
Fred Moore is currently the President of Manufacturing Excellence Consulting and Executive Director Emeritus for the NGNP Industry Alliance Limited. His consultation company specializes on safety and reliability consulting in the manufacturing industries. In his Executive Director role with the Alliance, he is working to advance the commercialization of the nuclear high temperature gas reactor. Previously, Fred was the Global Director of Manufacturing & Technology for the Energy business in Dow until he retired in 2012. In this role he was responsible for the production of power, steam, and other utilities for Dow globally, representing approximately $8 billion in assets. In his Technology role, he was responsible for development, support and application of Energy technology globally and with Dow's major joint ventures. Fred is a graduate of Purdue University and has held leadership roles in a number of businesses, functions, and locations globally.
Don Halter, Executive Director
Don is currently Manager of Business Development for ConocoPhillips. He has over 32 years of global energy industry experience with commercial and operating background in crude oil, natural gas, refined products, heavy oil, biofuels, coal, LPG, heavy oil and management consulting. Mr. Halter holds a B.A in Economics from the State University of New York, Geneseo and a Master of Business Administration, Finance from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He has held a Commodity Futures Trading Commission Series 3 license for futures and options trading (inactive status).
Jeff Jarrell, Vice-Chair (Executive Director-Elect)
Jeff is currently the Technology Center Director for Energy & Climate Change at The Dow Chemical Company. In his role, he is responsible for our Energy Systems Technology Center and Dow’s Global Improvement Organizations - managing energy process safety requirements, technical support of plant/site energy operations, technology development and capital projects implementation in energy-related technologies. Mr. Jarrell has worked for Dow for 30 years; 25 years in manufacturing and engineering. He has been a part of Dow’s leadership teams for 14 years and has been supervising project and operational teams for the past 23 years. Jeff holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Texas Tech University.
John Mahoney, Secretary-Treasurer
John Mahoney has more than 30 years of experience in the commercial energy business in managerial and technical positions. In his current position at the Entergy Nuclear fleet headquarters is in business development and project management working with companies and entities globally in the development of nuclear energy opportunities. Mahoney holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Northwood University and a Master of Science degree in business from Troy University. He is certified by the Project Management Institute as a project management professional and is President Emeritus of the Central Mississippi PMI Chapter. Mahoney is an officer of the Mississippi Section of the American Nuclear Society and was elected in 2011 to the ANS Executive Committee of the Human Factors, Instrumentation and Controls Division for a 3-year term.