Julie West serves as Senior Vice President, Business Improvements & Compliance at Kinectrics. Kinectrics provides life cycle management solutions to the electricity industry, working with customers to fight climate change and save lives through clean electricity generation and medical isotope production.
Julie has held diverse technical and management positions for more than 25 years, specializing in developing regulatory strategies for novel nuclear projects including advanced reactors. As a leader, Julie is known for being an advocate for continuous improvement, both personally and organizationally.
In Julie’s current role she oversees the Nuclear Safety & Licensing team and has accountability for Kinectrics back-office services: Safety, Quality, Human Performance, Project Management, Procurement, IT and Business Improvements.
Julie also serves on the Board of the Atlantica Centre for Energy and spent several years as a voting member of the CSA Nuclear Strategic Steering Committee.
Julie is a licensed professional engineer in the province of Ontario and is a graduate of Chemical Engineering from the University of New Brunswick. Julie lives in Oshawa, Ontario with her husband Peter and their three children.