Monitor Staff Report
Michael Anastasio said he had hoped to retire June 1 as the director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory. It looks like he got his wish.
On Thursday, Charles McMillan was appointed director of LANL and president of Los Alamos National Security, LLC (LANS), the company that manages and operates the lab for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA).
The appointments were announced by Norman Pattiz, chairman of the LANS Board of Governors, and are effective June 1, 2011.
McMillan becomes the 10th director in the laboratory’s nearly 70-year history.