About Katy Gil
Katy Gil is the Director of Nuclear Regulatory Affairs for Arizona Public Service Company (APS), Arizona’s largest electric company. Based in Phoenix, APS serves nearly 1.3 million customers and is one of the fastest-growing investor-owned electric utilities in the United States.
Gil works at the Palo Verde Generating Station, the nation’s largest producer of carbon-free energy where she is responsible for oversight and direction of the station’s nuclear regulatory and environmental departments. She started in the Nuclear Regulatory Affairs Department in 2022.
Gil began her career at Palo Verde in 2006 and prior to being in Nuclear Regulatory Affairs she served in various positions of increasing responsibility at Palo Verde in the Engineering, Operations, Business Services, Organizational Effectiveness, and Communications Departments.
Gil obtained a U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Senior Reactor Operator License in 2013.
Gil earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Nuclear Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
2022 Panelist Profile | Q & A with Katy
What are you looking forward to at this year’s Energy Summit (aside from your session)?
Getting to meet others in the energy sector and help educate about nuclear.
What made you decide to join us at this 34th Annual Energy Summit conference to participate on this panel?
Share my experiences and my knowledge of alternative energy options.
How would you recommend that someone stays current on these issues, if they are interested or want to know more?NEI.org provides a great place for people who want to stay up to date about the nuclear industry in general, including not only issues for existing facilities, but also updates on new technologies and exiting new opportunities.
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