Dr. Anthony Montoya

Tony Montoya is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Western Area Power Administration (Western). In that role, he is responsible for day to day operations of a hydroelectric system that delivers enough power to serve 10 million residences throughout the West. Tony is an active leader in the electric utility industry where he participates on the board of directors of several organizations. Dr. Montoya’s educational background includes a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Arizona State University, a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado at Denver and a Bachelor's degree from Colorado School of Mines. He is a registered Professional Engineer, and a Senior Member of IEEE.