Dean Drake has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tennessee Tech University and a strong technical background in machine design, thermodynamics, heat transfer, and HVAC systems. As the Vice-President of Waséyabek Federal Services, LLC (WFS), Mr. Drake brings experience as a highly motivated and skilled leader in the execution of missions and programs associated with nuclear and non-nuclear facilities within the federal sector.
During Mr. Drake’s thirty years of experience managing various programs and facilities within the Department of Energy, he gained a thorough knowledge of Integrated Safety Management System (ISMS) principles including conduct of operations and maintenance, radiological controls, emergency management, disciplined conduct of projects, and work planning and control.
Mr. Drake infuses his project teams with a strong commitment to personnel safety and the safety of the plant, as well as a commitment to compliance with technical safety requirements, documented safety analysis, and other facility safety basis documents. Mr. Drake’s primary focus is expanding the WFS federal market in the areas of facility support / base operations and construction management.