KISSIMMEE, Fla., July 19, 2017 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s vice president of power supply Larry Mattern was re-elected treasurer of the Florida Municipal Power Agency’s board of directors and All-Requirements Project executive committee at the agency’s annual meeting held this week in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. This is his third term as treasurer.
Mattern was appointed as Kissimmee’s alternate to FMPA’s board of directors in 2007 and as a member of the board in 2014. He has served on the executive committee since 2011.
Mattern has led KUA’s power supply department since 2007 and has more than 25 years of experience in power plant construction and operation, generation planning, environmental compliance, contract negotiations, budget planning and personnel management.
FMPA’s All-Requirements Project provides the wholesale power needs of 13 Florida cities, including Bushnell, Clewiston, Fort Meade, Fort Pierce, Green Cove Springs, Town of Havana, Jacksonville Beach, Key West, Kissimmee, Leesburg, Newberry, Ocala and Starke. All-Requirements has given members control of their wholesale power supply and enabled municipal electric utilities to work together to provide low-cost, reliable and clean power for their customers.
Founded in 1901, KUA (www.kua.com) is Florida’s sixth largest community-owned utility powering 72,000 customers in Osceola County, Fla.