WASHINGTONUnder Secretary of Energy for Nuclear Security and Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration Jill Hruby issued the following statement today on the Senate's confirmation of Corey Hinderstein as Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation:

“Congratulations to Corey Hinderstein for her confirmation as Deputy NNSA Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation, and thank you to the Senate for confirming this highly qualified public servant. Corey has a long record of accomplishment in protecting our nation from nuclear threats, and under her leadership of our talented team, Corey will help build stronger international partnerships and bring new ideas and technologies to our nonproliferation work.”