On January 7, 2000, Don Suarez was appointed director of Pensacola Energy, formerly known as Energy Services of Pensacola (ESP), Florida's oldest and largest municipally owned natural gas distribution system. He first joined Pensacola Energy in July, 1984 after six years in the propane gas industry. He has a broad range of experience in marketing, operations, and management.
Don is a native of Pensacola and a graduate of Auburn University. He has served in leadership roles of various civic, business, and government organizations and he is the immediate past president of the Florida Natural Gas Association.