Senior Vice President, Governmental Affairs
Alex Flint joined the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) in February 2006, where his responsibilities include advocating a wide range of nuclear energy issues before Congress and the administration. Prior to joining NEI, Alex served as staff director of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. He began his Senate career in 1988 with eight years on the personal staff of Senator Pete Domenici (R-NM).
In 1996, Alex became majority clerk of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development. In that capacity, he was responsible for the budgets of, among others, the Department of Energy, Corps of Engineers, and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Alex resides in Vienna, Virginia, with his wife and four children.