John P. Surma

Former Chief Executive Officer at United States Steel Corporation

John P. Surma

John P. Surma

Former Chief Executive Officer at United States Steel Corporation

Overview
Career Highlights

United States Steel International, Inc.
Marathon Petroleum Corp.
Marathon Ashland Petroleum LLC

RelSci Relationships

4655

Number of Boards

28

Birthday

01/01/1954

Age

66

Number of Awards

2

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Tesoro Logistics GP LLC

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Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at MPLX LP

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Marathon Petroleum Corp.

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Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at Marathon Petroleum Corp.

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Treasurer & Director at Blanchard Valley Health System

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Chancellor Emeritus at University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh

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President at Speedway LLC

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President & Chief Executive Officer, Board of Trustees at United States Steel Foundation, Inc.

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Director at PNC Realty Investors, Inc.

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Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University - College of Engineering

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John P. Surma
Former Chief Executive Officer at United States Steel Corporation
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Education
Bachelor of Science in Accounting
Class of 1976

Penn State is a multicampus public research university that educates students from Pennsylvania, the nation and the world, and improves the well being and health of individuals and communities through integrated programs of teaching, research, and service. Penn State, founded in 1855 as an agricultural college, admitted its first class in 1859. Today Penn State is one of four “state-related” universities (along with the University of Pittsburgh, Temple University, and Lincoln University), institutions that are not state-owned and -operated but that have the character of public universities and receive substantial state appropriations.

Memberships
Honorary Member
2006 - Current

The National Society of Black Engineers operates as non profit organization that promotes collegiate and pre-collegiate students and technical professionals in engineering and technology. It offers training, professional development activities, mentoring, career placement and community service. The company was founded by Anthony Harris, Brian Harris, Edward A. Coleman, Stanley L. Kirtley, George A. Smith, John W. Logan, Jr. and Arthur Bond in 1975 and is headquartered in Alexandria, VA.

Member
Current

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants provides vocational education in accounting. The company provides services to the accounting community, regulatory bodies, and other organizations. It also operates in Jersey City, Washington, and Lewisville. It was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Member
Current

The National Petroleum Council (NPC), a federally chartered and privately funded advisory committee, was established by the Secretary of the Interior in 1946 at the request of President Harry S. Truman. In 1977, the U.S. Department of Energy was established and the NPC’s functions were transferred to the new Department. The purpose of the NPC is solely to advise, inform and make recommendations to the Secretary of Energy with respect to any matter relating to oil and natural gas, or to the oil and gas industries submitted to it or approved by the Secretary. The NPC does not concern itself with trade practices, nor does it engage in any of the usual trade association activities. The NPC is chartered by the Secretary of Energy, under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972.

Career History
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Prior - 2013

Stelco, Inc. manufactured steel products. It offered hot and cold rolled, coated bar, and sustainability products. The company was founded in 1910 and was headquartered in Hamilton, Canada.

President
2003 - Prior

United States Steel International, Inc., a subsidiary of United States Steel Corp., is an American company located in Pittsburgh, PA, that manufactures steel and explores for, produces, and transports crude oil and natural gas.

Chief Executive Officer
2001 - 2013

United States Steel Corp. engages in the manufacturing and selling of steel products. It operates through the following business segments: Flat-Rolled Products, U.S. Steel Europe, and Tubular Products. The Flat-Rolled Products segment includes managing steel plants and production facilities that manufacture steel slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, tin mill, iron ore, and coke. The U.S. Steel Europe segment offers producing and marketing strip mill plates, spiral welded pipe, heating radiators, refractory ceramic materials. The Tubular Products segment involves in manufacturing and trading seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing. line pipe, and mechanical tubing. The company was founded in 1901 by Andrew Carnegie, John Pierpont Morgan, Charles Michael Schwab and Elbert Henry Gary and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2012 - Current

MPLX GP LLC, part of Marathon Petroleum Corp., is a company headquartered in Findlay, OH, that owns, operates, develops and acquires pipelines for petroleum and energy industries. Michael J. Hennigan is the current CEO, occupying that position since 2017.

Member, Board of Directors
2004 - 2007

Mellon Financial Corp. is a provider of financial services for corporations, institutions and affluent individuals around the globe. The company is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Corporation's businesses are divided into two overall reportable groups - Asset Management and Corporate & Institutional Services. The Asset Management group is comprised of the Institutional Asset Management, Mutual Funds and Private Wealth Management sectors. The Corporate & Institutional Services group is comprised of the Asset Servicing, Human Resources & Investor Solutions and Treasury Services sectors

Member, Board of Directors
2000 - 2008

Calgon Carbon Corporation is the leader in the activated carbon industry through unmatched innovations in the purification, separation and concentration of liquids, gases and other media. As the activated carbon industry forerunner and with ultraviolet light disinfection and oxidation expertise, Calgon Carbon has originated cutting-edge purification systems for drinking water, wastewater, odor control, pollution abatement, and a variety of industrial and commercial manufacturing processes. The Company currently offers carbon technologies used in over 700 distinct market applications from purifying air and drinking water, to purifying foods and pharmaceuticals, to separating gas and removing mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants. Calgon Carbon's cost-effective, environmental remediation/recycle programs combine the proper mix of an effective activated carbon, ingenious adsorption systems and professional field/technical services.

Member, Board of Visitors
Current

The Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business is the graduate business school of the University of Pittsburgh located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Although business education had its origins at the university in 1907, the Graduate School of Business was established in 1960 from a merger of its predecessors, the School of Business Administration and the Graduate School of Retailing. It was renamed in 1987 after businessman and university alumnus benefactor Joseph Katz. The school offers a traditional, accelerated, part-time, and executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) degrees as well as Master of Science in Accounting (MAcc) and several PhD programs in business.

Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
2007 - Prior

Penn State is a multicampus public research university that educates students from Pennsylvania, the nation and the world, and improves the well being and health of individuals and communities through integrated programs of teaching, research, and service. Penn State, founded in 1855 as an agricultural college, admitted its first class in 1859. Today Penn State is one of four “state-related” universities (along with the University of Pittsburgh, Temple University, and Lincoln University), institutions that are not state-owned and -operated but that have the character of public universities and receive substantial state appropriations.

Chairman, Board of Directors
Prior
Deputy Chairman, Cleveland Board of Directors
2013 - Prior

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland was established in 1914 as a part of the Federal Reserve System, the central bank of the United States. The Bank’s main office took up residence in its current home in the heart of downtown Cleveland in 1923. The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland serves the Fourth Federal Reserve District, which comprises Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the northern panhandle of West Virginia. It is one of twelve regional Reserve Banks, that together with the Board of Governors in Washington, DC, make up the Federal Reserve System. To foster the stability, integrity, and efficiency of the nation's monetary, financial, and payments systems to promote optimal economic performance.

Member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy & Negotiations
Prior
Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$25K +
2016

National Safety Council provides individual and family services. The firm focuses on the preventable injuries and deaths occur due to use of cell phone while driving, teen driving, workplace safety, prescription painkiller use, and safety in the community. The company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Itasca, IL.

$5,000 - $15K
2015

National Safety Council provides individual and family services. The firm focuses on the preventable injuries and deaths occur due to use of cell phone while driving, teen driving, workplace safety, prescription painkiller use, and safety in the community. The company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Itasca, IL.

$1,000 - $4,999
2014

National Safety Council provides individual and family services. The firm focuses on the preventable injuries and deaths occur due to use of cell phone while driving, teen driving, workplace safety, prescription painkiller use, and safety in the community. The company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Itasca, IL.

Political Donations
$2,000
2012

Former Senator from the 37th District at Pennsylvania State Senate

$10K
2012

Senior Strategic Advisor at Squire Patton Boggs LLP

Public Holdings
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Awards & Honors
Rank #297
2013
Chief Executive Magazine - Wealth Creators
CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
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