Nicholas McMurray

Senior Program Director


Niko McMurray is the Senior Program Director for Nuclear Energy at ClearPath. In this role, he develops and advances ClearPath’s policies on nuclear energy as part of the organization’s broader focus on clean energy and industrial innovation. Niko builds and maintains stakeholder relationships across private industry and the federal government to develop these policies. He also produces research insights pertaining to ongoing nuclear energy legislative, regulatory, export, technical, and innovation activities, and educates policymakers on recent nuclear energy initiatives and ClearPath priorities.

Niko serves as a member of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee (CINTAC). He is also Vice-Chair of the U.S. Nuclear Industry Council’s Advanced Manufacturing, Construction, and Decommissioning Working Group. Niko also represents ClearPath as a member of multiple nuclear energy (both fission and fusion) industry groups.

Prior to joining ClearPath, Niko was a Materials Engineer at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). While at the NRC, he developed and provided technical guidance on materials, component integrity, and licensing topics for new and advanced nuclear reactors.


B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from The Ohio State University

Area of Expertise

Nuclear Energy Policy and Regulation