Charles S. “Chuck” Warrington, Jr.

Charles S. “Chuck” Warrington, Jr.Chuck Warrington is the Managing Director & Executive Officer of the Clearwater Gas System (CGS), the 35th largest publicly-owned gas system in America & the 4th largest municipally-owned gas system in Florida. CGS is one of the fastest growing gas systems in America (about +7%/year) and serves 18 municipalities in 2 counties in the fast growing Tampa Bay area of Florida with both natural and propane gas.

Chuck is currently President of the Florida Natural Gas Association, which represents the 38 public and investor-owned gas systems in Florida, and is the Immediate Past President of the Florida Municipal Natural Gas Association. He is a Past Chairman of the American Public Gas Association, which represents the nearly 1,000 publicly-owned gas systems in America.

Chuck is a 35-year utility professional with both electric and gas background, having served his first 20 years with Florida Power & Light Company in positions including General Manager of Miami, Florida, & State-wide Director of Customer Services. He was intimately involved in FPL's winning of the Japanese Deming Award for Quality.

He is a graduate of Georgia Tech as well as the Utility Executive Management Training program at the University of Michigan.