John K. Tompeck, P.E., Director of Utilities
John Tompeck has been with FPUA for 16 years and has worked in Power Generation and Gas Operations. John holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Marine) from S.U.N.Y. Maritime College and an MBA from Seton Hall University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida. John has over 40 years of engineering, design, and construction senior management experience in the private and public utility business.
BARBARA A. MIKA, CGFO, Director of Financial Services
Barbara Mika was appointed to the Director of Financial Services in November of 2019. She received a Certification as a Government Finance Officer in April 2017. Barbara holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Rutgers University. She joined Fort Pierce Utilities Authority in 2006 and has served the Finance Department as Utility Accountant, Assistant Controller and Controller prior to her current appointment. Barbara has over 30 years of managerial, accounting, and budgeting experience in private, not for profit and government sectors.
Paul A. Jakubczak, P.E., Director of Electric and Gas Systems
Paul Jakubczak was born in Chicago and raised in Schaumburg, Illinois. In September of 2014 he was appointed as the Director of Electric & Gas Systems at FPUA. Paul holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology and an MBA from Ashford University, and is a licensed Professional Engineer. Paul has more than 20 years of experience working in Public Power and has been employed by the City of Gastonia, NC, City of Rock Falls, IL, and Crawfordsville Electric Light & Power, IN.
Joshua Paul Gang, J.D., Director of Regulatory Affairs
Joshua Gang joined FPUA in 2018 and was appointed to Director of Regulatory Affairs position in January 2020. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business, and a law degree from Willamette University College of Law. Before joining FPUA Mr. Gang worked as in-house counsel for a national hotel-casino company headquartered in Las Vegas, NV, and a technology & data analytics firm in Reno, NV. He is licensed to practice law in Florida and Nevada.
Bowdoin Hutchinson, P.E., Director of Water/Wastewater Systems
Bo Hutchinson is a life-long resident of Fort Pierce. He graduated from Westwood High School and then served in the United States Coast Guard. After service, he returned to Fort Pierce and attended Indian River Community College (now State College) and continued to the University of Central Florida where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Bo is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Florida and has served FPUA since 2003.
Javier Cisneros, P.E., Director of Utility Support Services
Javier Cisneros is a life-long resident of the Treasure Coast. He graduated from Okeechobee High School and attended Indian River Community College (now State College) and continued to the University of Central Florida where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering. Javier is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Florida and has served FPUA since 2000.