Linda E. Kobel

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LINDA E. KOBEL
President and CEO

EDUCATION

BBA Management, Kennesaw State University

CONTACT

865.481.3203

lkobel@lata.com

OFFICE

Oak Ridge, TN

Linda Kobel has served as President and CEO of LATA since 2016. Linda joined LATA as a Vice President in 2012 and in 2013 was appointed General Manager, LATA-Sharp Remediation Services (LSRS) where she provided oversight and key leadership to LATA’s DOE portfolio, representing over $400M in contract value. She played a key role in establishing capture strategies for several large procurements including Paducah Remediation, Paducah Deactivation, and the formation of Sandia Technical Partnership, LLC (STP), a small business subcontractor to National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (NTESS), the Management and Operations Contractor for Sandia National Laboratories. She has served on the Energy Facility Contractors Group (EFCOG) Board since 2015.

Among her previous positions, Linda worked for the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations providing leadership to business operations and serving as Assistant to Vice President of Government Affairs and Communications and Manager of Industry Relations. Linda was a co-founder of, and served as Chief Operating Officer for, Link Resources, a management consulting company serving the utilities, health care, insurance, manufacturing, technology, government and non-profit sectors. She was Senior Vice President for EnergySolutions providing essential leadership to the Portsmouth Environmental Remediation and the Uranium Disposition Services (UDS) contracts. Immediately prior to joining Ms. Kobel helped established Enercon Federal Services where she served as President.

Linda is known for her keen business sense and her ability to apply strong business and operations expertise to long-term strategic financial and operational planning. She has an exceptional understanding of planning, integration and risk management required to maximize project success. Her blend of “big business and small business” experience, coupled with her passion for linking people, processes, and operations provides the strategic roadmap for achieving continued success at LATA.