Tony Vitale was named Site Vice President for Entergy’s Indian Point Energy Center in August 2016. Vitale had served as the Site Vice President for Palisades Nuclear Plant in Covert, Michigan since July 2011.
Vitale is a 35-year veteran of the power industry beginning his career with Delmarva Power and Light Company at Indian River Power Station. He began his career in the nuclear industry when he joined the New York Power Authority at Indian Point 3 in 1983, when he was hired in Maintenance as a planner and engineer. He served as a supervisor and then manager in Maintenance prior to being named Operations Manager in 2003.
He received his Senior Reactor Operator certification in 1998.
In 2007, Vitale was appointed General Manager, Plant Operations for Indian Point Energy Center.
Vitale holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Delaware. He also completed Entergy’s executive training program in 2004 and the Institute of Nuclear Power Operators’ Senior Nuclear Plant Management Course in 2005.