Helen Wesley
Helen Wesley

Helen Wesley

President

TECO Peoples Gas System

Helen Wesley is president of Peoples Gas, where she leads a diverse team responsible for the safe and reliable delivery of natural gas to more than 425,000 customers across Florida. With a keen focus on the state's clean energy future, Wesley is positioning Peoples Gas as a leader in sustainable energy solutions through investments in emerging fuels such as renewable natural gas.

Wesley joined Peoples Gas in 2020 as chief operating officer. Her areas of responsibility included Engineering and Operations, Marketing and Sales, and Business Development.

Prior to Peoples Gas, Wesley was with ENMAX Corporation, where she served as chief financial officer and executive vice president of Finance and Information Technology. She brings over 30 years of experience in various forms of energy — regulated and unregulated generation and transmission and distribution, upstream and downstream oil and gas, and commodity chemicals and pipelines. She has worked throughout North America as well as internationally in a variety of senior strategic and operational leadership positions. Wesley has been a director and member of the Audit and Nominating and Governance Committees with Enerflex, an international gas processing company, since 2013. Throughout her career she has also been involved in community not for profit organizations, most recently as a member of the board of directors of Hospice Calgary. She participates in the Tampa Bay Partnership and sits on the board of directors for the Southern Gas Association.

Wesley earned her Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing degree from the University of Calgary in 1991, and her Master of Business Administration in International Business from Boston's Bentley College in 1993. She also received her Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1998. She received her Directors Designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors in 2015.