Ms. Socarras was appointed Vice President of Chesapeake Utilities responsible for Chesapeake Utilities (in Delaware and Maryland) and Sandpiper Energy in June 2017. She was appointed Vice President of Marketing & Energy Logistics of Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU) in March 2015. Aleida accepted the position of FPU’s Director of Marketing and Sales in 2010. Prior to joining FPU, she managed the sales department for TECO Peoples Gas. Under her leadership, FPU refocused its marketing efforts to achieve growth during a period of economic recession. In addition to producing measurable results, FPU’s marketing strategy, advertising programs and sales achievements have been recognized externally.