Mr. John T. Conway, J.D.

Former Board Member

John T. Conway Photo

John T. Conway, an engineer and attorney, is a former Chairman of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board. His nuclear experience includes 12 years on the staff of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, U.S. Congress (six years as Staff Director), 11 years as president/ Chairman of the Board of the American Nuclear Energy Council, and eight years as Chairman of the Con Edison Indian Point Nuclear Facilities Safety Committee.

1989 - 2005Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board,Chairman
1982 - 1989Consolidated Edison Company, Executive Vice President
1982 - 1989American Nuclear Energy Council (ANEC),Chairman
1978 - 1982American Nuclear Energy Council (ANEC), President, Chief Executive Officer
1968 - 1978Consolidated Edison Company, Executive Assistant to Charles F. Luce, Chairman of the Board (1970 78, duties included Chairman, Nuclear Facilities Safety Committee)
1956 - 1968United States Congress, Staff Joint Committee on Atomic Energy (1958 62, Assistant Staff Director; 1962 68, Executive Director)
1950 - 1956Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice, Special Agent served in Kentucky, New York, Washington, D.C.
1949 - 1950Meighan & Necarsulmer Law Firm, Associate
EducationColumbia University School of Law, LLB, 1949 (converted to Juris Doctor, 1969) Tufts University, BS Engineering, 1947
Military ServiceU.S. Navy, active duty February 4, 1943 to September 1946; Saw service in North Atlantic, USPC78l, Discharged Lt.(j.g.)
Professional MembershipsAdmitted to New York Bar, 1949, and Supreme Court of the United States, 1953
AwardsGrand Council of Hispanic Societies in Public Service Humanitarian Award The James and Jane Hoey Award for Interracial Justice