Committees & Interest Groups
For more information or to request to be added to any FMEA Committee or Interest Group, please email FMEA Director of Communications & Marketing, Garnie Holmes
Board of Directors
Each member is allowed two representatives. The Board meets three times per year (April-Tallahassee, July-Annual Conference and December-Orlando) and is charged with overseeing FMEA’s direction.
Consists of member representatives working in every aspect of utility operations that comes in contact with customers, including customer service, key accounts, energy conservation, demand-side management, and public relations.
Engineering & Operations
Consists of member representatives working in every aspect of engineering & operations, including transmission, distribution, generation and fuels.
Meets bi-annually and consists of communications professionals whose role is to share information and build engagement between utilities and their communities.
Legislative & Regulatory
Oversees the legislative and regulatory activities of FMEA. The committee meets on an as-needed basis, generally 2-3 times per year, usually in Tallahassee.
Individuals available 24/7 to discuss 1) needs of the electric utility after a storm or when another emergency hits their area, or 2) providing assistance – work crews, equipment and supplies – to other cities/utilities after an emergency.
Safety & Training
Consists of member representatives charged with safely operating their electric utilities, including safety coordinators and safety directors. Meets quarterly at various locations around Florida.
FMEA Interest Groups
FMEA maintians several special interest groups for the Municipal Electric Utility industry. In addition to specialized information sharing, FMEA also facilitates workshops and roundtables throughout the year geared toward these specific groups. For more information or to request to be added to any FMEA Interest Group, please email FMEA Director of Communications & Marketing, Garnie Holmes