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A multi-disciplined Corporate Compliance Oversight Committee, broadly representing the various substantive areas and diverse businesses within TECO Energy and each of its operating companies, is charged with ongoing administration, monitoring, review and modification of the Ethics & Compliance Program.

The chief ethics & compliance officer serves as the chair of the Oversight Committee, which periodically meets to review the company's compliance status, the program and its various implementation mechanisms.

David Nicholson – Vice President - Legal and General Counsel

TECO Energy Ethics & Compliance Department

Sandy Moscovic - Director of Corporate Ethics & Compliance
samoscovic@tecoenergy.com Email Icon
813-228-1608 or ext. 31608

Corporate Ethics & Compliance General Inquiries
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David Nicholson

David Nicholson
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Vice President
Legal, General Counsel and
Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer

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David M. Nicholson is vice president of Legal, general counsel and chief ethics and compliance officer. He is responsible for legal affairs, federal governmental affairs, real estate and ethics and compliance.

Prior to joining TECO in 1999, Nicholson was a shareholder at the Tampa law firm of Macfarlane Ferguson & McMullen. While at the firm, he represented Peoples Gas before it was acquired by TECO in 1997.

Nicholson received his Bachelor of Science and graduated with honors from the University of Florida College of Law. Upon graduation, he was inducted into the Order of the Coif. While in law school he also attended the University of Glasgow, Scotland, for a year on a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship.

Nicholson serves on the board of the Hillsborough County Bar Foundation, where he is past president. He also serves on the boards of the Tampa Bay History Center and the University Club of Tampa.