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Senate confirms Creedon as second in command at NNSA

The U.S. Senate confirmed Madelyn Creedon as the Principal Deputy Administrator for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA).

In her new position, Creedon will support NNSA Administrator Frank Klotz in the management and operation of the NNSA as well as the policy matters across the DOE and the NNSA. Prior to her NNSA confirmation, Creedon was confirmed by the Senate in 2011 to serve as the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Global Strategic Affairs at the Department of Defense.

Creedon is a graduate of the St. Louis University School of Law and received her undergraduate degree in political science from the University of Evansville in Indiana.

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