Manuel “Manny” Miranda is vice president of power delivery for Florida Power & Light Company (FPL). He is responsible for the planning, engineering, construction, maintenance and operations of the company’s transmission, substation and distribution facilities. Mr. Miranda was named to this position in April 2013. Prior to his current role, Mr. Miranda served as vice president of transmission & substation, and before that, as vice president of distribution system performance, where he was responsible for FPL’s Storm Secure initiative to substantially strengthen the distribution infrastructure against future hurricanes. Earlier, Mr. Miranda was director of distribution operations, and prior to that held a variety of roles within the customer service and distribution areas of the busi-ness, including commercial and industrial manager and roles in engineering and dispatch operations. He joined FPL in 1982.
Mr. Miranda holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Miami and an MBA from the Nova Southeastern University. He serves on the Board of Governors for NSU’s H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepre-neurship. Previously, Mr. Miranda has served on the boards of both the Florida Reliability Coordinating Council and the North American Transmission Forum.