Thomas D'Agostino serves as group president of Mission Solutions for Fluor Corporation. In this role, Mr. D'Agostino oversees the sales and delivery of high value, technical solutions to government agencies, including the U.S. Departments of Defense, Energy, and Homeland Security, the National Nuclear Security Administration, and Canadian Nuclear Laboratories.
Mr. D'Agostino joined Fluor in 2013 as the senior vice president of Strategy and Development for Fluor's government business. Shortly thereafter, he assumed the role of senior vice president of Business Development, where he was responsible for growing Fluor's presence in the government sector to include strategic planning and capability development. Mr. D'Agostino has more than 35 years of executive, leadership, management, and operational experience in a wide variety of government-related fields.
Before joining Fluor, Mr. D'Agostino served for more than seven years in a number of politically appointed leadership positions for Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama as the undersecretary for nuclear security at the Department of Energy, and administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), as well as the deputy administrator for defense programs. In these positions, he was responsible for numerous nuclear programs to include weapons, propulsion, security, counter-terrorism, and emergency response, as well as the environmental cleanup and management programs for the Department of Energy. This responsibility involved a budget of close to $18 billion per year with a large, geographically dispersed workforce.
Prior to these positions, he served in a variety of executive roles. These include program planning, budget formulation, operation and oversight for the execution of several programs at the Department of Energy, as well as technical program management at the Naval Sea Systems Command for the SEAWOLF submarine propulsion system.
Mr. D'Agostino achieved the rank of captain in the U.S. Naval Reserves, where he served in a wide range of assignments, including Navy Department Duty Captain in the Navy Command Center in the Pentagon. He spent more than eight years on active duty in the Navy as a submarine officer. His service included assignments on the USS SKIPJACK (SSN 585) and with the Board of Inspection and Survey as the main propulsion and nuclear reactor inspector. Mr. D'Agostino serves on a variety of professional and non-profit boards, including Savannah River Nuclear Solutions LLC, the Portsmouth Decontamination and Decommissioning Project, Fluor Marine Propulsion, and the Nuclear Energy Institute.
He holds a master's degree in national security studies from the Naval War College, a master's degree in business finance from Johns Hopkins University, and a bachelor's degree in physical science from the U.S. Naval Academy.