Dominion employee to compete in Miss USA pageant
- June 14, 2011
A Glen Allen nuclear engineer will compete late this in month in the Miss USA pageant. If she wins, she will go on to compete for the Miss Universe title.
Twenty-three-year-old Brittany “Nikki” Poteet is a radiation protection engineer at Dominion. She joined the company in December as a full-time engineer after interning there as a student at Virginia Commonwealth University. Poteet has an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering and a master’s degree in nuclear engineering from VCU. At Dominion, Poteet works in nuclear engineering, focusing on radiological safety programs associated with the company’s four nuclear power stations.
She won the Miss Virginia USA title in November at a pageant at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts in Virginia Beach.