Michael Monette, P.Eng., MBA
President and Chair
Michael Monette was first elected to the OSPE Board in 2005 and was elected President and Chair in 2007 and then again in 2008. He served on various committees with a special interest in Energy, the Environment and Workforce Dynamics. He served on the Board of Xplor International, was Chair of the Board for Magenn Corporation and was President and CEO of Georgian Windpower Corporation.
Michael began his engineering career with Scanada Consultants Ltd. engaging in work with the National Research Council of Canada, the inaugural EnerSave program with CMHC and supported building envelope research impacting the Building Code. His career has spanned various aspects of professional engineering, turbine thermodynamics and power generation. He is also an expert in document management systems and services, with executive strategic planning and development, management, sales and marketing experience.
He is currently a Director of Xerox Corporation and is involved in strategic planning and business development in the domain of strategic document and communications services. Michael holds a B.Eng. mechanical from Carleton University and an MBA from the Ivey School of Business at Western University.