Chief Risk Officer
The Energy Authority
As The Energy Authority's vice president of risk control and chief risk officer, Malinda Prudencio is responsible for monitoring all commercial business risk and managing the Credit and Risk Control, Compliance, Analytics, and Power Supply Planning Departments. She and her team oversee the administration of TEA's compliance procedures and perform ongoing maintenance of TEA's Risk Management Policy.
Ms. Prudencio originally joined TEA's front office in 1998. In 2001, she transitioned to the credit and risk
management teams where she progressed through a variety of middle office positions. She helped develop the first regulatory compliance program at TEA and continues to play an integral role in the implementation of strategies and policy to monitor market, credit, and operational risk for TEA and its clients.
Malinda is a Principal for The Energy Authority, under the registration of a Commodity Trading Advisor with
the National Futures Association, and is a Board Member of the Committee of Chief Risk Officers. Malinda has been featured as an industry speaker on risk control best practices, enterprise risk management, and has spoken on several Women in Energy forums. In 2011, she received an award as one of the top 40 rising stars of Public Power.
Malinda earned her Master of Business Administration from the University of North Florida and a Bachelor ofScience degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida.
Malinda is actively engaged in her local community, serving as Vice-Chair on the Board of Directors of
Community First Credit Union of Florida and as a member of the Foundation Board at the University of North Florida.