Leadership Bios

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Creating a Legacy of Leadership

Our leadership team brings decades of experience and in-depth expertise to our DTE Biomass Energy group.
Mark Cousino – President
Mark Cousino leads a team of approximately 60 employees and contractors and is responsible for managing more than $70million in assets. He joined DTE Energy in 2001, bringing years of experience from DTE Energy Services, a DTE Energy subsidiary that develops, owns, builds and operates energy projects for industrial, commercial and institutional customers and power generation facilities. There, he served as director of business development, and oversaw the day-to-day operations of the company’s successful Section 29 synthetic fuel business unit. Mark graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering.
Kevin Dobson – Vice President, Business Development
Kevin Dobson has been on the DTE Biomass Energy team since 2007. He leads acquisition and greenfield development with responsibilities that include identifying prospects, evaluating economic and technical feasibility, proposal development, contract negotiations, and scheduling and implementation activities. Prior to DTE, Kevin was in corporate business development at Ford for nearly a decade. He received his MBA from the University of Michigan.
Mark Hill – Vice President, Operations
As Vice President of Operations, Mark Hill is responsible for safety, profitability, employee growth, and customer relationships at 19 landfill gas-to-energy projects across the country. Prior to his current role, he was Regional Operations Director and Director of Mid-Atlantic Operations at DTE Biomass Energy. He has been on the DTE Biomass Energy team since 2009. Mark received his MBA from the University of Michigan and his Bachelor of Arts in economics from Dartmouth College.