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Latest News

JEA Managing Director & CEO Jay Stowe, Appointed to Electricity Subsector Coordinating Council

Apr. 26, 2022 – With the summer storm season approaching and cybersecurity threats continuing to escalate, JEA Managing Director & CEO Jay Stowe is now serving on the national Electricity Subsector Coordinating Council (ESCC), the principal liaison between the federal government and the electric power industry.
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Steven Selders Promoted to JEA Vice President, Application Delivery and Enterprise Architecture

April. 08, 2022 - JEA made another key leadership team change with the appointment of Steven Selders as vice president of Application Delivery and Enterprise Architecture.
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JEA Honored as Outstanding Utility by Florida Urban Forestry Council

Feb. 02, 2022 - The Florida Urban Forestry Council (FUFC) has recognized JEA as the state’s 2021 Outstanding Utility for being a champion in protecting and advancing the urban forest industry in Florida.
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JEA Names Mark Stultz Vice President, Communications

Jan. 27, 2022 - JEA has named Mark Stultz, of Washington, D.C., as vice president of communications.
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Statement on Holiday Road Sewer Overflow

Jan. 17, 2022 - JEA’s Holiday Road lift station (7834 Holiday Road South) experienced equipment failure on a bypass pump on Sunday, Jan. 16, causing a 90,000-gallon sewer overflow near and into Pottsburg Creek.
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JEA Reducing Carbon Emissions with Closure of Plant Scherer Coal-fired Unit

Jan. 07, 2022 - JEA has started off the new year with a reduced emissions footprint with the closure of Plant Scherer’s Unit 4, in Juliette, Ga.
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JEA Names its First Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Jan. 06, 2022 - In an ongoing effort to promote a diverse culture, JEA announced the hiring of its first director of diversity, equity and inclusion. Paul McFadden assumed this new role on Jan. 3, 2022.
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JEA Receives Statewide Recognition for Programs that Build Community

Nov. 03, 2021 - The Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) recognized JEA with a “Building Strong Communities” award for making valuable investments that enhance the quality of life in the community.
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Ricky Erixton, JEA Vice President of Electric Systems, Named to SERC Reliability Board of Directors

Ricky Erixton, vice president of Electric Systems at JEA, has been appointed to the SERC Reliability Board of Directors.
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Ricardo “Rick” Morales III Appointed to JEA Board of Directors

Sept. 30, 2021 - Ricardo “Rick” Morales III, president and chief operating officer of Morales Construction Co. Inc., has joined the JEA board of directors.
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JEA Names New Chief Information Officer, VP of Technical Services

Sept. 15, 2021 - JEA has named Brad Krol, of Houston, Texas, as Chief Information Officer. Krol will report to Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Ted Phillips and will oversee technology infrastructure and provide strategic leadership on new technologies to support the utility’s operations.
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JEA Builds Out Leadership Team with Hiring of Chief External Affairs Officer

Aug. 17, 2021 - JEA announced the final phase of its senior leadership team changes with the appointment of Chief External Affairs Officer Laura Schepis.
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JEA Announces Key Leadership Team Hires with New COO and VP of Financial Services

July 14, 2021 – JEA announced the next phase of its leadership team changes with the appointment of a chief operating officer and vice president of financial services.
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