Michael Monroe, Plant Manager – NRG

Michael Monroe is plant manager of NRG.

He came to PPL in February 2006 from the Tennessee Valley Authority, where he was maintenance manager for a three- unit, 753-megawatt, coal fired plant on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee.

Previously he served in management positions at Progress Energy’s Harris nuclear power plant in North Carolina and at the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Sequoyah nuclear power plant in Tennessee.

Before starting his career in the power generation industry, he served as an officer in the U.S. Navy for 10 years, from 1983 to 1993. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan and a master’s degree in engineering management from Northwest University.​