Mark T. McCain is Assistant General Manager of Public Relations and Human Resources for the Florida Municipal Power Agency (FMPA), a position he has held since October 2009. Prior to his recent position, he was FMPA’s Assistant General Manager, Public Relations and Human Resources for three years.
McCain has 31 years of experience in the municipal electric utility industry. He began his career with FMPA in 1986 as Communication Specialist. He was promoted in 1995 to Public Relations Manager. In 1998, he was given the added responsibilities of public affairs management.
McCain is active in professional associations and has served in various leadership positions for those organizations. He is a long-time member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the world’s largest organization for public relations professionals, and is a past President of the Orlando Regional Chapter of PRSA. He is also active in the American Public Power Association (APPA), the service organization for the nation’s more than 2,000 publicly owned electric utilities. McCain has held several leadership positions for APPA’s Energy/Customer Service & Communication Section, including Chairman in 1999 and Chairman of the Communications Committee in 1996.
McCain holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ohio University.