PRESIDENT, GULF POWER, PENSACOLA
Gulf Power, now a subsidiary of NextEra Energy, is the largest energy provider in Northwest Florida, with almost 470,000 customers in eight counties. It employs almost 900. Santos joined Gulf Power in January 2019, after NextEra bought Gulf. She was chief intergration officer at NextEra for almost four years before joining Gulf and before that spent 37 years at Florida Power & Light, another NextEra subsidiary.
|EDUCATION||University of Miami (BS, MBA)|
|SOMETHING SURPRISING||I immigrated to the United States when I was 4 years old and am part of the first generation in my family to go to high school and college.|
|FAVORIATE VACATION||Traveling to the Holy Land. No other place on Earth has as rich a history, religion, culture and art. It was a transformational trip.|
|FLORIDA ISSUE||Being able to provide a quality education to every child in our state is a critical component of our state’s future success.|