KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 17, — The corporate communications manager for the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) has been appointed Chair-Elect of the American Public Power Association (APPA).
Chris Gent will serve as Chair-Elect of APPA’s Customer Connections Committee in 2000-2001 and Chairman in 2001-2002. His role will be to assist utilities throughout the nation on ways to improve relationships with their customers and the way they purchase and use energy and other services.
About 40 million Americans receive electricity from more than 2,000 community-owned electric utilities operated by municipalities, counties, and states. These public power systems, owned and operated by the communities they serve, are deeply rooted in the history of the
Contact: Chris M. Gent, Manager of Communications
(407) 933-7777, ext. 1116