Charles D. Naslund
Ameren Executive Vice President,
Charles D. Naslund is executive vice president, Corporate Oversight - a position he assumed on March 1, 2013, after serving as senior vice president, Generation and Environmental Projects for Ameren Missouri.
In 2005, Naslund was named senior vice president and chief nuclear officer of Ameren Corporation. He was named vice president, Nuclear Operations, in 2004, and vice president, Power Operations, for Ameren Missouri since 1999. In 2008, he was named chairman, president and chief executive officer, Ameren Energy Resources, and chairman and president, Ameren Energy Generating Company.
Naslund joined the company in 1974 as an assistant engineer in Engineering and Construction. He later served as construction engineer for nuclear construction at Callaway Nuclear Plant, near Fulton, Mo. He held a series of supervisory posts for the start-up of the plant, before being named superintendent of start-up in 1984. He became manager, Nuclear Operations Support in 1986, at the plant; in 1991, Naslund was named manager, Nuclear Engineering, where he led the engineering organization for seven continuous years of superior Nuclear Regulatory Commission ratings for the Callaway Plant.
A native of Victoria, Ill., he holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Missouri-Rolla. He has earned credits toward a master’s degree in engineering management from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Naslund is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers and the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers where he served one term as chairman of the energy subcommittee. He served on the Electric Power Research Institute Nuclear Power Council and the Operations and Maintenance Target Steering Committee.