Riley Hoover is a bachelor student at Washington State University, studying music performance under Dr. Martin King, as well as taking part in the WSU Reactor Operator training program. He is a longtime performer, starting in high school band and branching out into the Spokane Youth Symphony, and performing during the summers with local Drum and Bugle Corps. Riley was born and raised in Spokane Valley, WA. He has been interested in Nuclear Reactors from a very young age, ever since learning of the multiple nuclear accidents that have happened in the past. He is dedicated to informing the public about the nuclear industry, as well as doing his best to aid in the continuing education of his peers.