President & CEO, Tampa Electric
Nancy Tower is President and Chief Executive Officer of Tampa Electric.
In her previous role as Chief Corporate Development Officer for Emera Inc., she focused on mergers and acquisitions and the advancement of strategic growth projects in the areas of electric and gas transmission and generation. Nancy played a lead role in the deal that brought TECO Energy into the Emera group of companies.
Since joining Emera in 1997, Nancy has held senior positions in corporate finance and operations, including Controller, Vice President of Customer Operations for Nova Scotia Power and Chief Financial Officer of Emera Inc.
Tower is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and a 2011 recipient of Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award. She is a graduate of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Tower is a member of the Florida Council of 100, Enterprise Florida and the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. She is chair of the 2019 Light the Night Walk for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Suncoast chapter. Previously, she served on the Dalhousie University Faculty of Management Advisory Board and as campaign co-chair of the United Way Halifax Region.