Committees & Interest Groups

For more information or to request to be added to any FMEA Committee or Interest Group, please email FMEA Deputy Executive Director, Cheryl Anderson.


FMEA Committees

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.

Customer Connections

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.

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.

Mutual Aid

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.

  • Energy Auditors
  • Finance
  • Grants
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Key Accounts