Thor Misko joined the Entrepreneurial Engineering Program after working for a number of years with longtime Foundation partner Project Lead The Way (PLTW), where he served most recently as vice president of development. As team leader and program director, Misko is responsible for broadening the scope and impact of the Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network.

Prior to joining PLTW, Misko served as PLTW’s affiliate director for the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) and worked in various entrepreneurial and engineering fields and markets throughout the United States. As a building systems engineer, he had the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects in the medical, industrial, hospitality, entertainment, and gaming sectors.

Misko earned his bachelor’s degree in architectural engineering from MSOE, with specialties in building electrical systems and building environmental systems. He is pursuing a master’s degree from MSOE in engineering management with a master’s certificate in project management and knowledge management. He is also a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and a U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional.


B.S., Architectural Engineering, Milwaukee School of Engineering