Bob Ferguson has more than 50 years of experience in the field of nuclear energy, both in government and industry. He is a former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy for the U.S. Department of Energy, and former Managing Director for the Washington Public Power Supply System. Ferguson has been married for 56 years to Catherine Crosby Ferguson. They have two daughters, Catherine Kolinski and Colleen Lowry; and three grandchildren, Ashley, Michael, and Keefe.
Ferguson is the author of The Cost of Deceit and Delay: Obama and Reid’s Scheme to Kill Yucca Mountain Wastes $Billions. The book is about the cost to the country and the nuclear industry of the unlawful termination of the Yucca Mountain Project, and Ferguson’s legal efforts—suing the President to hold him and his administration accountable for violating the law for their self-serving political agendas. He and his wife split their time living in Richland, Washington, and Lake Oswego, Oregon.