TUCSON, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UNS Energy Corporation has named Lisa Lovallo as a member of the company’s board of directors.
Lovallo, Market Vice President of Southern Arizona for Cox Communications, supervises the communications company’s business, public affairs and community relations in Pima and Cochise counties. Lovallo also serves on nearly a dozen community organizations, including Sun Corridor Inc., the Southern Arizona Leadership Council, the Tucson Airport Authority, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, the University of Arizona College of Science and Tucson Medical Center’s Board Quality Care Committee.
“Lisa’s leadership skills and dedication to others are recognized throughout our community and we welcome the wealth of experience she will bring to our board,” said Robert A. Elliott, the Lead Director of UNS Energy’s board and President of Elliott Accounting.
Lovallo, who was raised in Tucson, was recognized as the Tucson Metro Chamber of Commerce’s 2010 “Woman of the Year,” a YWCA “Woman on the Move” and an Inside Tucson Business “Woman of Influence.” Lovallo also has received the “Spirit of Philanthropy” award by the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the “Phyllis Ehlinger Women of Excellence Award” from the American Advertising Federation Tucson.
Lovallo is a graduate of the University of Arizona, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in English, served as student body vice president and played on the women’s basketball team.
UNS Energy is the Tucson, Arizona-based parent company of Tucson Electric Power (TEP) and UniSource Energy Services (UES). TEP provides safe, reliable electric service to nearly 420,000 customers in Southern Arizona. UES provides electric service to approximately 95,000 customers in Mohave and Santa Cruz counties, and provides natural gas to approximately 154,000 customers in northern and southern Arizona. For more information about UNS Energy and its subsidiaries, visit uns.com.
UNS Energy is a subsidiary of Fortis, Inc., a leader in the North American regulated electric and gas utility industry. For more information, visit fortisinc.com.