TECO Energy names new Board Member


TECO Energy announced that Joseph P. Lacher has joined its board of directors. Lacher has 38 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, most recently as president of Florida operations for BellSouth Telecommunications Inc., a position he held until his retirement in 2005.

Like other TECO Energy directors, Lacher will also serve on the board of the company’s principal subsidiary, Tampa Electric Company.