Press Room - Peoples Gas

Press Room

Thank you for your interest in Peoples Gas. In the Press Room we have compiled digital assets that are available for your use as well as information on our subject matter experts. For journalists on a deadline, please contact us for further information. We look forward to helping you find the information you need for your upcoming story!

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Request the Peoples Gas logo, download fact sheets about Peoples Gas and Natural Gas, or view a copy of our book.
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Learn more about Peoples Gas and why we are At The Heart of Florida’s Energy by using the link below.


Download our Fact Sheets and learn more about Peoples Gas and our commitment to sustainability.

Peoples Gas Overview


At the Heart of Safety


At the Heart of Sustainable Energy


Facts About Natural Gas and Other Alternative Fuels



Founded in 1895, Peoples Gas System Inc. has grown to become Florida’s largest natural gas distribution utility, serving nearly 470,000 homes and businesses across the state. The company’s mission is to make life better for communities by delivering safe, resilient, efficient and affordable natural gas energy solutions. Through investments in people, technology, infrastructure and environmentally focused innovations, the company is committed to fueling Florida’s clean energy future responsibly and sustainably. Peoples Gas cultivates a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace that includes varied backgrounds, experiences and perspectives, and supports the communities it serves through stewardship and economic development efforts.


Helen Wesley



  • Leadership
  • Strategy and strategic planning
  • Sustainability
  • Operations management
  • Innovation and technology
  • Human dynamics of safety management

Timothy O’Connor

Vice President Operations, Sustainability and External Affairs


  • Natural gas pipeline development
  • Sustainability and clean energy
  • Emerging natural gas technologies and solutions
  • Renewable natural gas (RNG) sourcing, development, system injection, delivery, usage
  • Compressed natural gas (CNG) for large transportation fleets
  • Liquefied natural gas (LNG) for marine and large fleet transportation, electric grid stability)
  • Natural gas operations

Joann Wehle

Vice President Strategy, Marketing and Communications


  • Natural gas programs and services
  • Economic development
  • Commercial and industrial natural gas usage and onsite applications
  • Natural gas commodity pricing, forecasting
  • Customer satisfaction

Luke Buzard

Vice President Pipeline Safety and Regulatory Affairs


  • Natural gas safety and pipeline safety
  • Damage prevention, Sunshine 811, safety policy and code compliance
  • Public awareness, including first responders and excavators
  • Emergency preparedness and pandemic safety
  • Regulatory affairs including natural gas rate structures
  • Florida Public Service Commission matters


Media contact:

Peoples Gas
702 N. Franklin Street
Tampa, Florida 33602