7th International Conference on Geological Repositories - Empowering Progress in Development of Deep Geological Repositories


Kara S. Colton

Energy Communities Alliance, United States

Director of Nuclear Policy


Kara Colton is the Director of Nuclear Policy at the Energy Communities Alliance and has spent over fifteen years working with the local elected officials in frontline communities hosting and directly impacted by the Department of Energy’s federal nuclear facilities. She leads ECA's New Nuclear Initiative to help define the role for local governments considering nuclear missions and to facilitate the partnerships necessary to develop priorities, policies, educational resources and outreach on new nuclear development.