Monte has been a DSUA member since 2009 and currently works as the Heat Recovery Area Leader at SunCoke Energy. Monte graduated in 2003 from Ohio University with an associate’s degree in Business and is currently working towards a bachelor’s in Business from Ohio University. Monte started working for SunCoke Energy at the Haverhill Ohio plant as an Operator in January of 2005 and was promoted to a Shift Supervisors position in 2007 and in 2009 he was promoted to Heat Recovery Area Leader. In his leadership roles with SunCoke, he works closely with his department leaders on a variety of tasks ranging from troubleshooting problems, conducting trials for process improvements, coaching or training his teams, assisting other SunCoke plants within the fleet, and commissioning / starting up new systems. The majority of his work has been focused around the flue gas desulfurization systems, steam turbine, and the 12 boilers that they have on plant site.