In this episode, we discuss...

  • Joyce’s unique journey from study of poetry to international relations to the nuclear field

  • Joyce’s international experiences in the Peace Corps in Turkmenistan and later experiences in Kazakhstan in post Cold War era

  • The history of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency

  • The shutdown of the BN-350 fast breeder reactor in Kazakhstan

  • Joyce’s work as a detailee to the National Security Advisor

  • A deep dive into the IAEA’s Additional Protocol Agreement

  • The international impact of Fukushima

  • Joyce’s experience serving as the first Director of Nuclear Energy Policy within the Office of International Economics

  • Joyce’s appointment as Chairman on the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board

  • A look at the future of nuclear and the importance of improving international relations

Joyce Connery

Board Member, Nuclear Defense Safety Board

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