Dr. Sabri is responsible for the Company's strategic planning and new business development. TII's sales more than doubled when Dr. Sabri directed business development priorities to the defense and utility industries.
Prior to joining TII, served in several executive and management positions at Louisiana Power and Light (LP&L, an Entergy Company) and Science Applications International Corporation, Inc. (SAIC), formerly Science Applications, Inc. (SAI-Ames). At LP&L, she directed projects and departments with a $16.7 million budget; completed the training facilities at 65% the cost for NTOL utilities and at 60% the typical time for similar utilities with 100% success rate for nuclear operators in the U.S. NRC examination; and saved the utility over $3.5 million in potential retrofits.
Dr. Sabri is a former Director of the Nuclear Safety Research Group (NSRG); Associate Professor of Nuclear Engineering at the Department of Nuclear Engineering and at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Nuclear Engineering at Iowa State University (ISU); a Research Associate at the Ames Laboratory, U.S. DOE; and a Visiting Scientist and Consultant at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). She was also the Chairperson of the UTR-10 Reactor Security Committee at ISU. Dr. Sabri has served in an advisory capacity to key nuclear government and industry officials and as a consultant for the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI); the American Nuclear Society (ANS); University of Chicago, Associated Midwest University, EBR-II Advisory Committee, Argonne National Laboratory-West, U.S. DOE; the Institute for Nuclear Power Operation (INPO); and the U.S. NRC, Nuclear Regulatory Analysis (NRR) Divisions of Human Factors Safety and Operational Data Evaluation. Also, is a member of the IEEE-NPEC and IEEE-SC7 Standards Committees.
Dr. Sabri earned her Ph.D. in 1972 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with a major in Nuclear Engineering and a minor in Biochemical and Chemical Engineering. Dr. Sabri is the author of over 100 technical publications, three patents, and numerous technical reports. She has received numerous technical awards and is listed in various Who's Who documents.