Michael Graham is a Bechtel principal vice president and serves as general manager of Nuclear, Security & Environmental’s global Environmental Operations business line, overseeing the portfolio of commercial and government environmental work. He is also president of Bechtel Environmental, Inc.
Graham is responsible for the performance of existing contracts including those at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Waste Treatment Plant in Washington state and the Savannah River Site in South Carolina, and the Pile Fuel Cladding Silo project at the Sellafield Site in the United Kingdom, as well as the development of new commercial and government environmental business opportunities.
Previously, Graham was associate director of Environmental Programs at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, responsible for managing the Laboratory’s $3 billion program to remediate legacy radioactive and hazardous waste sites resulting from Manhattan Project and Cold War activities.
Before his tenure at Los Alamos, Graham served as head of Bechtel Savannah River, Inc. from 2006 to 2008. Graham also held key management positions for Bechtel at sites including the Idaho National Laboratory and the Hanford Site in Washington state. Prior to Bechtel, Graham held senior technical and leadership positions at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
Graham received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Notre Dame in Indiana and his doctorate and master’s degrees in geological sciences from Indiana University.
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