2024 SPEAKERS

 
Join an incredible line-up of forward-thinking community and broadband leaders at Broadband Communities Summit.
 

Barry Adair, Evp Gm, Wabash Communications Co Op

Barry Adair | Evp Gm | Wabash Communications Co Op » speaking at Broadband Communities

Christopher Ali, Pioneers Chair & Professor Of Telecommunication, Penn State University

Guillermo Alvarez-Rivas, VP of New Business Development, Cox Communities

Matt Ames, Partner, Hubacher Ames & Taylor

Matt Ames | Partner | Hubacher Ames & Taylor » speaking at Broadband Communities

Shawn Arner, Deputy Assistant Administrator, USDA

Steven Augustino, Partner, Nelson Mullins

Bill Badran, Broadband Services Supervisor, Holland Board Of Public Works

Joseph Baeumel, Vice President of Business Development and Partner Strategy, KGPCo

Chris Bailey, Sales Director, Wesco

Jim Baller, Partner, Keller and Heckman Llp

Jim Baller | Partner | Keller and Heckman Llp » speaking at Broadband Communities

Ty Beauchamp, Division Director for Information Technology (IT), Harris County Public Library

Ty Beauchamp | Division Director for Information Technology (IT) | Harris County Public Library » speaking at Broadband Communities

Toni Beck, Vice President of External Affairs, Comcast

Erin Benal, Broadband Development Coordinator, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

Megan Beresford, Director of Broadband Programs, Learn Design Apply Inc.

Dom Beveridge, Principal, 20 For 20

Rush Blakely, President And Chief Executive Officer, RealtyCom Partners

Sarah Bleau, Broadband Specialist, NTIA

Will Booth, Director of Operations, T3 Tribal Technology Training

Jeff Boozer, SVP, Marketing & Sales, CHR Solutions

Christopher Bruen, Senior Director, Research, National Multifamily Housing Council

Scott Buehrle, VP of Multifamily Sales & Strategy, Frontier

John Burchett, Director Communcations Policy & Comm, GFiber

Delia Burke, Manager, City of Seattle

Delia Burke | Manager | City of Seattle » speaking at Broadband Communities

Andrew Butcher, President, Maine Connectivity Authority

Andrew Butcher | President | Maine Connectivity Authority » speaking at Broadband Communities

Duncan Cannon, Director of Building Technology, Cortland

Duncan Cannon | Director of Building Technology | Cortland » speaking at Broadband Communities

Scott Carroll, Director, Multifamily Product & Devices, Comcast Cable Communications

Scott Carroll | Director, Multifamily Product & Devices | Comcast Cable Communications » speaking at Broadband Communities

Scott Casey, Chief Executive Officer, ROVR

Drew Clark, CEO, Broadband Breakfast

Jennifer Clark, Board Member, Lake County IL

Laura Cole, BiblioTech Director, BiblioTech Public Library, Texas

Laura Cole | BiblioTech Director | BiblioTech Public Library, Texas » speaking at Broadband Communities

Arielle Collins, Program Manager, LA Office of Broadband Development & Connectivity

Arielle Collins | Program Manager | LA Office of Broadband Development & Connectivity » speaking at Broadband Communities

Tom Coverick, Managing Director, Keybanc Capital Markets Inc.

Tom Coverick | Managing Director | Keybanc Capital Markets Inc. » speaking at Broadband Communities

Chad Crank, Managing Director, Grain Management

Chad Crank | Managing Director | Grain Management » speaking at Broadband Communities

Chris Curtin, VP MDU Expansion, Ubiquity

Pierrette Renée Dagg, Director of Research, Merit Network Inc

Alex Damato, Vice President, Policy, Charter Communications

Ian Davis, Attorney, Davis Craig, PLLC

Ian Davis | Attorney | Davis Craig, PLLC » speaking at Broadband Communities

Douglas Dawson, Owner and President, CCG Consulting

Marycruz De Leon, Senior Community Development Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Kathryn De Wit, Manager, Broadband Research Initiative, The Pew Charitable Trusts

Kathryn De Wit | Manager, Broadband Research Initiative | The Pew Charitable Trusts » speaking at Broadband Communities

Joshua Delzell, Director Of Ancillary Services, Venterra Realty

Joshua Delzell | Director Of Ancillary Services | Venterra Realty » speaking at Broadband Communities

Ken Demlow, Senior Project Manager, HRGreen, Inc.

Ken Demlow | Senior Project Manager | HRGreen, Inc. » speaking at Broadband Communities

Charles Dennie, Principal Consultant, Broadband Solutions WV

Charles Dennie | Principal Consultant | Broadband Solutions WV » speaking at Broadband Communities

David Don, Senior Vice President for Public Policy, Comcast Cable Communications

Seamus Dowdall, Associate Legislative Director, National Association Of Counties

Garner Duncan, VP of Sales (Gov/Ed. & Wholesale), Ezee Fiber

Kerem Durdag, Chief Executive Officer, GWI

Zachary Ebner, Senior Manager of Product Management, Quantum Fiber

Zachary Ebner | Senior Manager of Product Management | Quantum Fiber » speaking at Broadband Communities

Joshua Edmonds, Chief Executive Officer, DigitalC

Trent Edwards, President, Mears Group Inc

Andrew Entrikin, Director of Broadband & New Power Supply, Whatcom PUD

Justin Fazzari, Senior Broadband Strategist, Sanborn Geospatial

Justin Fazzari | Senior Broadband Strategist | Sanborn Geospatial » speaking at Broadband Communities

Evan Feinman, Director of BEAD Program, US Department Of Commerce NTIA

Evan Feinman | Director of BEAD Program | US Department Of Commerce NTIA » speaking at Broadband Communities

Chris Field, Digital Equity Coordinator, University of Pittsburgh

Chris Field | Digital Equity Coordinator | University of Pittsburgh » speaking at Broadband Communities

Cindy Fisher, Senior Broadband Coordinator, Texas Broadband Development Office

Cindy Fisher | Senior Broadband Coordinator | Texas Broadband Development Office » speaking at Broadband Communities

Jon Gant, Director of the Office of Minority Broadband Initiatives, US Department Of Commerce NTIA

Jon Gant | Director of the Office of Minority Broadband Initiatives | US Department Of Commerce NTIA » speaking at Broadband Communities

Paul Garnett, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, The Vernonburg Group

Heather Gate, EVP of Digital Inclusion, Connected Nation

John George, Sr. Director, Solutions Engineering, OFS Optics

Sean Gerner, Senior Program Director, EducationSuperHighway

Ryan Gibson, IT Portfolio Manager, BH Management

Ryan Gibson | IT Portfolio Manager | BH Management » speaking at Broadband Communities

Aadil Ginwala, Senior Policy Advisor, University of Pittsburgh

Aadil Ginwala | Senior Policy Advisor | University of Pittsburgh » speaking at Broadband Communities

Dan Glivar, Partner, Holland & Hart L.L.P

Dan Glivar | Partner | Holland & Hart L.L.P » speaking at Broadband Communities

Mark Goheen, Sales Director, RUCKUS/CommScope

Mark Goheen | Sales Director | RUCKUS/CommScope » speaking at Broadband Communities

Heather Gold, VP, External Affairs, Mears Group Inc

Heather Gold | VP, External Affairs | Mears Group Inc » speaking at Broadband Communities

Sean Gonsalves, Reporter Editor, The Institute for Local Self Reliance

Sean Gonsalves | Reporter Editor | The Institute for Local Self Reliance » speaking at Broadband Communities

Arnold Gordon-Bray, Brigadier General (Retired), aSTEAM Village

Arnold Gordon-Bray | Brigadier General (Retired) | aSTEAM Village » speaking at Broadband Communities

Bo Gresham, VP Strategy, Dycom Industries Inc

Bo Gresham | VP Strategy | Dycom Industries Inc » speaking at Broadband Communities

Robert Griffin, Broadband Manager, Choctaw Nation of OK

Robert Griffin | Broadband Manager | Choctaw Nation of OK » speaking at Broadband Communities

Kami Griffiths, Executive Director/Co-founder, Community Tech Network

Robert Grosz, President and COO, WorldVue

Robert Grosz | President and COO | WorldVue » speaking at Broadband Communities

Carl Guardino, Vice President, Tarana Wireless

Carl Guardino | Vice President | Tarana Wireless » speaking at Broadband Communities

Sachin Gupta, Director, Centranet

Trent Harkrader, Chief, Wireline Competition Bureau, Federal Communications Commission

Jennifer Harris, Federal Program Officer, Texas, National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Barbara Hayes, Chief Economic Development Officer, RCRC Rural County Representatives of California

Barbara Hayes | Chief Economic Development Officer | RCRC Rural County Representatives of California » speaking at Broadband Communities

James Henry, Senior Managing Director, Bank Street Group

James Henry | Senior Managing Director | Bank Street Group » speaking at Broadband Communities

Aaron Hildreth, Operations, Intellipop LLC

Aaron Hildreth | Operations | Intellipop LLC » speaking at Broadband Communities

Harrison Hiner, Legislative-Political Coordinator, Communications Workers of America District 6

Tommy Howard, Owner/CEO, Tekwav

Art Hubacher, Partner, Hubacher Ames & Taylor

Solomon Israel, Managing Director, Dillon Morgan Consulting

Solomon Israel | Managing Director | Dillon Morgan Consulting » speaking at Broadband Communities

Karen Jackson, President and CEO, Apogee Strategic Partners, LLC

Karen Jackson | President and CEO | Apogee Strategic Partners, LLC » speaking at Broadband Communities

Scott Jackson, National Market Manager, Broadband, Graybar

Kyle Johnson, Director, Smart Building Technology, Greystar

Rob Johnson, CTO, NOVOS FiBER

Rob Johnson | CTO | NOVOS FiBER » speaking at Broadband Communities

Taylor Jones, CTO, Elauwit Connection Inc

Taylor Jones | CTO | Elauwit Connection Inc » speaking at Broadband Communities

Brett Kilbourne, Mr., Utilities Technology Council

Brett Kilbourne | Mr. | Utilities Technology Council » speaking at Broadband Communities

Kevin Kloehn, VP of Customer Relations, Vantage Point Solutions

Bob Knight, CEO, Harry

Bob Knight | CEO | Harry » speaking at Broadband Communities

Eric Kotin, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Lead For America / American Connection Corps

Eric Kotin | Director of Strategic Initiatives | Lead For America / American Connection Corps » speaking at Broadband Communities

Catherine Krantz, Area Director for Broadband, Communities Unlimited

Angela Kronenberg, President, Incompas

Kenneth Kuchno, Senior Advisor, Summit Consulting, LLC

Matt Larsen, Chief Executive Officer, Vistabeam

Aaron Lee, Sr. Manager, Systems Engineering, Ruckus Networks

Aaron Lee | Sr. Manager, Systems Engineering | Ruckus Networks » speaking at Broadband Communities

Brent Legg, Executive Vice President, Connected Nation

Hilda Legg, Consultant, Legg Strategies

Hilda Legg | Consultant | Legg Strategies » speaking at Broadband Communities

Kyle Leissner, President, WireStar Networks

Kyle Leissner | President | WireStar Networks » speaking at Broadband Communities

Kyle Leissner, President, WireStar Networks

Kyle Leissner | President | WireStar Networks » speaking at Broadband Communities

Laurel Leverrier, Assistant Administrator, USDA

Casey Lide, Partner Attorney, Keller and Heckman Llp

Casey Lide | Partner Attorney | Keller and Heckman Llp » speaking at Broadband Communities

Andrew Lipman, Partner, Morgan, Lewis and Bockius LLP

Philip Macres, Principal, Klein Law Group Pllc

Doug Maglothin, Chief Executive Officer, Diamond State Networks

Doug Maglothin | Chief Executive Officer | Diamond State Networks » speaking at Broadband Communities

Lauren Maluso, Member, Davis Craig, PLLC

Prabhu Maragathavannan, Vice President, Smart Buildings, Ubiquity

Prabhu Maragathavannan | Vice President, Smart Buildings | Ubiquity » speaking at Broadband Communities

Ry Marcattilio-McCracken, Associate Director for Research, The Institute for Local Self Reliance

Frank Martinez, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Connected Nation

Frank Martinez | Vice President of Strategic Initiatives | Connected Nation » speaking at Broadband Communities

Jeff McElhiney, Multifamily Technology, Infinisys

Jeff McElhiney | Multifamily Technology | Infinisys » speaking at Broadband Communities

Scott McGee, Executive Director, Comcast Cable Communications

Kimberly McKinley, CMO, UTOPIA Fiber

Scott Menhart, Chief Technology & Information Officer, Traverse City Light & Power

Scott Menhart | Chief Technology & Information Officer | Traverse City Light & Power » speaking at Broadband Communities

Christopher Merrell, Chairman/Founder, Communications Consulting Group

Kerry Merritt, Head of Content, Total Telecom

Kerry Merritt | Head of Content | Total Telecom » speaking at Broadband Communities

Heather Mills, Principal Consultant, Tilson

Trevor Minyard, Director of Strategic Services, City Of Mckinney

Trevor Minyard | Director of Strategic Services | City Of Mckinney » speaking at Broadband Communities

Adam Moore, Gvp Community Solutions Customer Oper, Spectrum Community solutions

Lisa Moore, Director of Design Innovation, JPI Companies

Patrick Mortiere, Policy Analyst, National Skills Coalition

Daniel Myers, President, Dojo Networks.com

Paul Narro, Public Policy Director, Tekwav LLC Internet Service Provider

Tyler Nesper, Chief Executive Officer, RoamingiQ

Brian O'Hara, Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs, NRECA

Neal Paye, Vice President, Strategic & Analytics, Cartesian

Joe Pellegrini, President and COO, Great Plains Communications

Shekinah Pepper, Senior ReConnect Policy Advisor, Rural Development U.S.D.A.

Shekinah Pepper | Senior ReConnect Policy Advisor | Rural Development U.S.D.A. » speaking at Broadband Communities

Staci Pies, VP, Public Policy, Crown Castle

Staci Pies | VP, Public Policy | Crown Castle » speaking at Broadband Communities

Revati Prasad, Vice President of Programs, Benton Institute for Broadband & Society

Keith Quarles Jr., President And CFO, A2D Inc Ecommunity Holdings Llc

Keith Quarles Jr. | President And CFO | A2D Inc Ecommunity Holdings Llc » speaking at Broadband Communities

Bryan Rader, President, Pavlov Media

Bryan Rader | President | Pavlov Media » speaking at Broadband Communities

Shahrukh Raheem, Head of Product, Software Services, eero

Shahrukh Raheem | Head of Product, Software Services | eero » speaking at Broadband Communities

Bradford Randall, Editor, Broadband Communities

Lori Reeves, Senior Advisor, National Multifamily Housing Council

Jeff Reiman, President, The Broadband Group

Jeff Reiman | President | The Broadband Group » speaking at Broadband Communities

Colin Rhinesmith, Director, Digital Equity Research Center, Metropolitan New York Library Council

Colin Rhinesmith | Director, Digital Equity Research Center | Metropolitan New York Library Council » speaking at Broadband Communities

Valerie M Sargent, Multifamily News Correspondent, Broadband Communities

Valerie M Sargent | Multifamily News Correspondent | Broadband Communities » speaking at Broadband Communities

Calen Schultz, Managing Director, Community Outreach Partners

Vincent Scipione, Smart City Manager, City of Syracuse

Vincent Scipione | Smart City Manager | City of Syracuse » speaking at Broadband Communities

Jigyasa Sharma, Program Manager, US Ignite

Jesse Shekleton, Director of Broadband Operations, Jo-Carroll Energy Cooperative

Angela Siefer, Executive Director, National Digital Inclusion Alliance

Mike Smith, President & Chief Executive Officer, Whitespace

Mike Smith | President & Chief Executive Officer | Whitespace » speaking at Broadband Communities

Gigi Sohn, Senior Fellow and Public Advocate, American Association for Public Broadband

Gigi Sohn | Senior Fellow and Public Advocate | American Association for Public Broadband » speaking at Broadband Communities

Chris Spadone, Senior Vice President, Provider Relations, Onboard Rs

Chris Spadone | Senior Vice President, Provider Relations | Onboard Rs » speaking at Broadband Communities

Hayley Steffen, Legal Advisor, Federal Communications Commission

Hayley Steffen | Legal Advisor | Federal Communications Commission » speaking at Broadband Communities

Sean Stokes, Partner, Keller And Heckman

Rob Strait, Partner, Moss Adams

Jeffrey Sural, Principal/Owner, Sural Consulting

Jeffrey Sural | Principal/Owner | Sural Consulting » speaking at Broadband Communities

Kirk Taylor, Member Attorney, Hubacher Ames & Taylor Pllc

Kirk Taylor | Member Attorney | Hubacher Ames & Taylor Pllc » speaking at Broadband Communities

Andrea Taylor, SVP Product and Marketing, CSC Serviceworks

Andrea Taylor | SVP Product and Marketing | CSC Serviceworks » speaking at Broadband Communities

Austin Thompson, Founder & Executive Director, Community Dynamix

Karen Thompson, Director, Telecommunications; Operations & Investment Services, AvalonBay Communities, Inc.

Karen Thompson | Director, Telecommunications; Operations & Investment Services | AvalonBay Communities, Inc. » speaking at Broadband Communities

Roger Timmerman, Chief Executive Officer, UTOPIA Fiber

Heidi Todacheene, Senior Advisor, U.S. Department of the Interior

Heidi Todacheene | Senior Advisor | U.S. Department of the Interior » speaking at Broadband Communities

Mai Tran, Member, Davis Craig, PLLC

Mai Tran | Member | Davis Craig, PLLC » speaking at Broadband Communities

Brian Vair, Outreach Team Lead, Texas Broadband Development Office

Brian Vair | Outreach Team Lead | Texas Broadband Development Office » speaking at Broadband Communities

Alisa Valentin, Broadband Policy Director, Public Knowledge

Alisa Valentin | Broadband Policy Director | Public Knowledge » speaking at Broadband Communities

Mike Watson, Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Extenet Systems Inc

Reg Weiser, ceo, Positron Access Solutions

Reg Weiser | ceo | Positron Access Solutions » speaking at Broadband Communities

Sue Weiske, VP, Associate General Counsel, Spectrum Community solutions

Sue Weiske | VP, Associate General Counsel | Spectrum Community solutions » speaking at Broadband Communities

William Wells, Executive Director, aSTEAM Village

Joseph Wender, Director, Capital Projects Fund, U.S. Department of Treasury

Amy Wheelus, CTIO, Gigapower

Amy Wheelus | CTIO | Gigapower » speaking at Broadband Communities

Linda Willey, Vice President Business Services, Camden

Kyla Williams Tate, Director of Digital Equity, Cook County Government, Illinois

John WIndhausen, Executive Director, SHLB Coalition

John WIndhausen | Executive Director | SHLB Coalition » speaking at Broadband Communities

William "Billy" Wise, Broadband Manager, Victoria Electric Cooperative

Dean Wolfe, Vice President, Technology & Vendor Relations, Choice Property Resources, Inc.

Dean Wolfe | Vice President, Technology & Vendor Relations | Choice Property Resources, Inc. » speaking at Broadband Communities

Michael Wood, Market Manager, Clearfield

Donald Workman, COO, RTA

Donald Workman | COO | RTA » speaking at Broadband Communities

David Zelenok, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ZK Engineers

 

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