John B. Ramil, Chair

John B. Ramil is the president and chief executive officer of TECO Energy. He has served as a director on the USF Foundation Board, the USF Alumni Board, the USF Engineering College Advisory Board and the Gus Stavros Center for Free Enterprise Education Advocacy Board. In 1999, he was named Distinguished Alumnus of USF. Ramil is a past chair of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce and currently services on the board of directors. He has twice served as the chair of the annual Hillsborough County American Teach-In. He has also served on the board of the Tampa Bay Partnership and currently serves on the boards of Florida Chamber and the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center. Mr. Ramil received both his bachelor's and masterís degree in engineering from the University of South Florida and has completed Harvard Universityís Advanced Management Program. He is the Chair of the Board of Trustees, Chair of Executive Committee and the Finance and Audit workgroup. Mr. Ramil resides in Tampa.

Term Expires: 2016