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Associate Laboratory Director, Capital Projects

As Associate Laboratory Director, Capital Projects, Kathye Segala is responsible for institutional large-project construction and management and environmental cleanup functions.


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Kathye Segala

Kathye SegalaKathye Segala serves as Associate Laboratory Director, Capital Projects for Los Alamos National Laboratory. In this role, Kathye leads the planning, coordination and execution of capital projects for LANL. 

Kathye brings more than 30 years of experience planning, managing and executing capital projects for government and private industry, including 17 years with Fluor Federal Services, an integrated subcontractor to Triad.

Most recently, Kathye was Executive Director of Capital Projects for Fluor’s business line that comprises six DOE projects: Idaho Cleanup Project, Portsmouth Decontamination & Decommissioning, Paducah Deactivation & Remediation, DUF6 Conversion Project, Savannah River Site Management & Operations, and the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

Her prior experience includes founding KP Intercon, LLC, a project & risk management services company and executive positions in Foster Wheeler and URS.

Kathye also worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Iraq as Director of Reconstruction supporting the $18.4 billion Iraq Relief and Reconstruction Fund Program.

She is the recipient of the Global War on Terrorism Service Award, the Outstanding Civilian Service Award, and a De Fleury Medal by the U.S. Army Engineer Association.

Kathye earned an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a B.S. in Civil Engineering Technology from the Southern Technical Institute. She is a certified Project Management Professional by the Project Management Institute, a Certified Safety Professional, and a LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council.