Gainesville Regional Utilities
Yvette Carter is the Community and Government Relations Officer of Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU). She is responsible for the utility’s community outreach, community partnerships, and community investments; and serves as ombudsman and government relations liaison for the organization. Inside GRU and in the community, she is a vital voice on issues of diversity and inclusion, social responsibility/corporate citizenship, and volunteerism. She is active with industry associations, including: American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE), American Public Power Association (APPA), Florida Municipal Power Association (FMPA), and is a board member of Florida Electric Association (FMEA).