Dave Monk 2018-03-23T14:34:19+00:00

Dave Monk
Senior Engineer for Propulsion

Dave Monk is a Senior Engineer for Propulsion. Since early childhood Dave has been fascinated by airplanes and flight. This fascination, coupled with a passion for science and engineering, led to a focus in turbomachinery aerodynamics and aeromechanics. Dave earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Brigham Young and an M.S. from Purdue University. He started his career at Siemens Energy in the technology development group for compressor and turbine aerodynamics. Prior to joining Zunum Aero, Dave led the integration of multi-disciplinary optimization methods into Siemens’ latest compressor designs. When he is not hard at work, Dave enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, hiking, biking, and watching sports of all kinds.