Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael P. McMasters, has advised the Board of Directors of his intention to retire in early 2019. Mr. McMasters will remain fully engaged in leading the organization as CEO until his retirement.  He will continue as a member of the Board of Directors and will serve in an advisory capacity to ensure a smooth transition.

“It has been an honor to lead Chesapeake Utilities for the past eight years and a privilege to work with so many dedicated and hard-working colleagues during my thirty-six years with the Company,” said Mr. McMasters. “Chesapeake’s consistent generation of superior earnings growth and total r