Intern Update: Miley Brunner

Intern Update: Miley Brunner

Data Analytics Intern, Miley Brunner, has spent her summer at Prairie State analyzing all aspects of data from the plant and mine to describe, predict, and improve the company’s processes. Miley’s daily tasks include meeting with managers and supervisors to discuss what data they would like to analyze, along with how they would like to present the data in reports. She then finds, imports, a… More
Meet the Intern: Mary Kathryn Deister

Meet the Intern: Mary Kathryn Deister

Prairie State is excited to welcome Mary Kathryn Deister as our Mine Engineering Intern this summer. Mary Kathryn is originally from Wildwood, Missouri. She will be a junior at Missouri S&T, where she is majoring in mining engineering. This major was her choice because it allows her to work underground and shatter rocks. “I like how essential the industry is to society. I also appreciate … More
Meet the Intern: Landon Florkowski

Meet the Intern: Landon Florkowski

Prairie State is excited to welcome Landon Florkowski as our Mine Engineering Intern this summer. Landon is originally from Robinson, Illinois. He is attending Southern Illinois University (SIU) in Carbondale, studying mechanical engineering. He said mechanical engineering interested him because of the diversity of the degree. “I really enjoy designing new things and will hopefully be able to… More
Meet the Intern: Blake Vogt

Meet the Intern: Blake Vogt

Prairie State is excited to welcome Blake Vogt as our Mine Engineering Intern this summer. Blake is originally from Danville, Kentucky. He is attending the University of Kentucky, majoring in mining engineering. This fall, he will return for his junior year. He chose mining engineering because he could see himself enjoying a career in the field. When asked why he chose Prairie State, Blake said… More
Meet the Intern: Cami Meddows

Meet the Intern: Cami Meddows

Prairie State is excited to welcome Cami Meddows as our Procurement Intern this summer. Cami is originally from Trenton, Illinois. This year, she graduated from Missouri Baptist University with a degree in business administration and a minor in management. She chose to major in business because it provides diverse opportunities for her future career. At Missouri Baptist, Cami played on the soft… More