Matrix Service Co., a Tulsa-based industrial services company, announced today that Joseph F. Montalbano will join the company as vice president and chief operating officer in May 2008. Montalbano will report to Chief Executive Officer Michael Bradley and will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and management direction for all operating activities of Matrix Service.
Montalbano most recently served as senior vice president-senior project director energy sector of Black & Veatch, where he was responsible for all construction projects under his direction since 2002. Prior to working at Black & Veatch from 1972 to 2002, Mr. Montalbano served numerous project management roles with a national construction firm serving the energy sector.
Mr. Montalbano holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering degrees from Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn. He also earned a Masters in Business Administration from New York Institute of Technology and is registered as a Professional Engineer in multiple states.