The BCP Team shares a set of core values that drive all that we do; our personal lives; our work lives; and are at the center of who we are.
Our Core Values
Take accountability for your words, commitments, and actions.
Listen first. Seek to understand, and then to be understood.
Be intellectually curious…about everything.
Always seek and strive for continuous improvement.
Execute everything you do with excitement and energy.
BCP TEAM MEMBERS
Gregory J. Lormand
Greg has worked with BCP since 2004 and has over 30 years of entrepreneurial engineering and management consulting experience, broad industry and business application experience, domestic and international management consulting experience, partnership and alliance development experience, and strategic planning and organizational design experience to provide leadership and direction to BCP. Greg has both a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration degree from Louisiana State University, and has directly supported a number of BCP client engagements since 2004.
Lauren D. Thew
President, Client Solutions
Having served in the U.S. Army with two tours in Iraq, Lauren has an incredible work ethic. She incorporates a mission-focused attitude, excellent interpersonal skills, and leadership traits into her work. She earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Nevada Reno, and then became a Project Manager to support the Nuclear power industry. She provides professional services to the commercial nuclear, fossil, and transmission & distribution utilities. She has successfully managed the support for major construction projects across the United States. This combination of experience and education has made Lauren a remarkable professional of the highest caliber, with amazing leadership skills.
Mark R. Doyle
Mark is a Senior Executive with extensive Project Management, Business Development, Marketing and Sales experience in various industries including Nuclear Utilities, Manufacturing, Engineering, Government/Regulatory, and Research Institutes. Mr. Doyle has over 35 years of experience in multiple direct and consulting positions at over 30 plant sites within the Commercial Nuclear Power industry; and over 10 years in manufacturing implementing enterprise software. Mark has successfully managed a wide variety of teams in tasks ranging from construction completion and preoperational testing of major plant systems to multimillion-dollar business process improvement projects resulting in major organizational restructuring, and equipment and system enhancements. He has performed NRC and INPO type evaluations of operating experience events, event reports, and licensing issues at multiple Nuclear Power plant sites and has participated in all phases of nuclear power business from construction to startup testing and go live, refueling outages, reactor engineering, plant licensing, maintenance improvement projects, engineering modification design and deployment, nuclear safety oversight, health physics, regulatory compliance, and plant process computer upgrades. Mr. Doyle has worked as a Project Manager and consultant for 10 years outside the nuclear arena, managed multisite and multinational business software implementation projects at over 50 organizations that include manufacturers, major hospitals, cities, and universities. Industries include oil & gas, chemicals, shipbuilding, automotive, pharmaceutical, electronics, and mass transit that encompassed both discrete and process manufacturing types. He has also participated in the sales and marketing of services and products related to the nuclear industry, and in the business software marketplace.
William S. Knous
Bill is responsible for providing leadership and oversight to support utility customers especially in the areas of project management, design engineering and consulting. This covers a wide range of leadership, planning, design and construction interface roles in support of project delivery, project management office resources, expertise and technologies. Throughout his thirty-eight years Bill brings his engineering, technical, consulting and Project Management experience to all of his positions. This started with new plant design engineering and construction support of the Clinton Power Station, and progressing through increasing levels of responsibility in supervision, operating plant support, project manager, mechanical manager, support services manager, systems manager, business development, cloud technology system sales and implementation consulting, nuclear power technical issues resolution / implementation such as GSI 191, EPC project manager and account management. He holds a BS degree in from Southern Illinois University.
President, Cyber Realm Solutions, a BCP Subsidiary
Henry is a veteran of the United States Submarine Service and is President of Cyber Realm Solutions (CRS), a BCP subsidiary. He has thirty seven years of digital control and computer systems engineering experience at several nuclear power plants. Henry is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP-ISSMP) and is experienced in all aspects of Nuclear Cyber Security Program Development. He manages the Cyber Security client engagements for BCP. Henry is very experienced in Cyber Security risk assessments, security control analysis and program, policy & procedure development. He also has an extensive fleet level knowledge in Cyber Security training program development, defense in depth and protective strategy development. Henry is an Subject Matter Expert in Nuclear Cyber Security Program requirements consistent with NRC Regulation 10 CFR 73.54.
Larry W. Laughlin
Director, Tax Services
Larry is responsible for the Tax Services business unit for BCP. Larry has worked with the BCP Tax Services business unit since 2003 and has been responsible for the engineering reporting, analysis and substantiation of R&D tax claims for fortune 100 and mid-sized clients over that time span. He is responsible for tax engagement management for all BCP clients in the R&E tax area. Mr. Laughlin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration from Tulane University of New Orleans. Mr. Laughlin brings an extensive background in engineering, engineering management, and project management with experience that spans 35+ years at Entergy Corporation, and as a successful business owner and consulting service. Larry has extensive background in the R&D tax deduction and credit, successfully defending R&D Tax claims, and a unique ability to translate the technical tax requirements to practical engineering experience and terminology.
HR/Shared Services Manager
Kathleen has worked with BCP since 2020 and is responsible for BCP’s Shared Services and Human Resource functions. Ms. Keen has over 20 years of Human Resources/Training experience. Prior to starting her career with BCP, Kathleen was responsible for Sourcing and Work Force Planning with Entergy Corporation in New Orleans and has extensive experience in the Guest Services and Hospitality industries. Kathleen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel Management and a Masters of Science degree in Hospitality Management from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Peter is a CPA and is the Controller for BCP. Peter joined the Company in 2022 and brings 35 years of work experience to BCP. Prior to joining our company, Peter has served as Controller and CFO for various companies in a broad spectrum of industries. Mr. Tuxillo is a graduate of Loyola University and is a member of the AICPA and LCPA. Peter is the father of two and in his spare time enjoys boating and saltwater fishing.
Dr. Howard Hill
SME, Containment & Tendon Analysis
Howard has been involved in commercial nuclear power, failure analysis, structural analysis and wide range of testing activities for over 50 years. His areas of recognized expertise include nuclear plant startup, license renewal, concrete prestressing systems and containment inservice inspection. After receiving his doctoral degree in civil engineering at Princeton University he spent 21 years with Bechtel where he was assigned to projects in the pipeline, scientific development and power divisions. Since leaving Bechtel in 1987 he has served as a consultant to the nuclear industry working principally through BCP. His BCP assignments have included development of 10CFR50 Appendix J (containment leakage testing) programs, development of containment inservice inspection programs, prestressed concrete containment structural analysis, preparation of license renewal aging management programs, technical supervision of nuclear plant startup tests and preparation of technical reports supporting requests for NRC relief from ASME Section XI requirements for inservice examination of containment post-tensioning systems. Howard is a member of ANS and SEM as well as a member and former chair of the ASME Section XI working group on containment. He is registered as a civil engineer in California.
John M. Mahoney
SME, PMP, Project Management
John Mahoney works as a Senior Consultant for BCP Engineers and Consultants. He has an extensive career background in the utility industry. He has hands-on experience in substation construction, maintenance and power productions and routinely called upon to provide assessments, gap analysis and project oversight for the utility industry. He has power production experience in both the fossil and nuclear power arenas. Over the past 30+ years in the energy industry, John has held supervisory and management positions in nuclear construction and start-up, engineering, project management, innovations and business development. He is an active member of the American Nuclear Society with over the past 12 years of leadership and committee work within the Society. John has a wide-ranging background in plant systems, instrumentation, computer technology, as well as telecommunications. He was one of six award-winning Innovations Leaders while with Entergy Corporation. He established the Project Management Institute Chapter in Mississippi in 2008 and remains actively involved as a volunteer in project work with PMI. John has held executive officer and board positions for over 10 years promoting advanced reactor technologies and hybrid energy systems and has participated in papers and articles for the industry working with the Department of Energy and the National Laboratories. He is certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP®) by the Project Management Institute. Besides his technical experience in instrumentation, process controls and IT systems, John has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Northwood University and a Master of Science from Troy University.
Brent C. Matherne
SME, Work Management
Brent has over 33 years of nuclear experience including Operations, Training, Maintenance and Work Management. Twenty seven of those years were spent in the Entergy system at Waterford 3 and River Bend nuclear sites. He expanded his knowledge and experience by joining Progress Energy as the Fleet Functional Manager for Online Work Management and Outage Management. He carried that experience over to the merged Progress / Duke Energy system. With this wealth of knowledge in Online Work Management, Mr. Matherne joined SWDE Consulting as Director of Business Development. His past history in the Entergy System and wealth of contacts within the nuclear industry made him an attractive candidate to fill the need for additional executive resources at BCP. As one of the Strategy Business Unit Managers, Brent is responsible for developing business within the Entergy system as well as other key nuclear sites. He is the primary contact for resource needs and works with the BCP recruitment team to find the right resource to meet that need.
SME, Specialty Tooling and Plant Services
Mark began his nuclear career as an apprentice machinist in 1987 with Apex Technologies working on steam generators and motor operated valves. Not being one to sit still, Mark also supported PWR outages supervising crews performing such projects as: Eddie Current, Sludge Lansing, FROSAR and Encor Instrumentation. Over time, Mark’s passion led him to Seal Table Maintenance which became his specialization. Mark joined the BCP team in 2002 when BCP acquired the Seal Table Division of Apex technologies. Over his career, he has supported more than 100 outages and countless clients. Outside of outage season, Mark is a machinist working on specialized tooling required to complete these jobs.
Vice President, Client Solutions
Mr. Ryan Jones joined BCP in 2023 as the new Vice President | Client Solutions. Ryan has over 14 years of experience in the field of business development and project management. He has successfully led business development efforts and managed complex projects with exceptional results. His strategic mindset, innovative approach, and commitment to excellence aligns perfectly with our company’s values and vision. As Vice President | Client Solutions, Ryan will be responsible for expanding our Client Solutions Department, driving business development initiatives, and fostering strong client relationships. His deep understanding of the industry and his ability to identify emerging industry needs will enable us to stay at the forefront of the market. Ryan brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our organization. We are confident that his leadership will strengthen our team and enhance our company capabilities.
Director, Project Services
Anna Dresser is the Director of Project Services on the BCP Engineers & Consultants corporate team. She earned her bachelor’s degree at Augusta University, prior to starting her career with BCP Engineers & Consultants. Anna has responsibility for onsite support the business and human resource needs of our key clients and the needs of our employees for BCP major projects. Ms. Dresser has supported both operating and new construction projects for nuclear power plants.