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Board of Directors

ATIS is led by a dynamic Board of Directors composed of CTOs and other senior-level executives representing all facets of the global ICT industry.

Composed exclusively of executive-level leaders from the top ICT companies, the ATIS Board is the most senior of all governing bodies of its type in the industry. This distinction brings to the agenda a business-driven approach and commercial rigor that only a “view from the top” can deliver.

This diverse group of high-caliber leaders understands the industry’s most pressing business and technical challenges, enabling them to actively set ATIS’ strategic, technical and operational direction. Their vision and first-hand knowledge of the issues drives ATIS’ priorities for creating best-in-class standards and solutions.

The ATIS Board provides insight into the future of ICT by bringing together the industry’s top minds to interact in a variety of forums, including the Technology and Operations (TOPS) Council and the Chief Information Officer (CIO) Council.

Chair of the Board

Stephen Bye, Sprint
Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Technology
Development & Corporate Strategy

Andre FuetschFirst Vice Chairman

Andre Fuetsch, AT&T
Senior VP - Domain 2.0
Architecture & Design

Joseph HanleySecond Vice Chairman

Joseph Hanley, TDS
Senior Vice President, Technology, Services & Strategy

Treasurer

Open


President & CEO

Susan M. Miller, ATIS

Assistant Treasurer

Kelly Weiss, ATIS


ADTRAN, Inc.
Kevin W. Schneider
Chief Technology Officer

Alcatel-Lucent
Michael Peeters
Chief Technology Officer, Wireless Division

Applied Communication Sciences
Steven Omick
President

AT&T
Andre Fuetsch
Senior VP - Domain 2.0 Architecture & Design

Bell Canada
Petri Lyytikainen
VP Technology Strategy

BlackBerry
Paul Carpenter
Senior Director, Standards

C Spire
Gregg Logan
Chief Technology Officer

CABLCON
Clayton Pace
President & CEO

CenturyLink
Aamir Hussain
EVP/CTO Product Development & Technology

Ciena
Joseph Berthold
Vice President, Network Architecture

Cisco
Kelly Ahuja
SVP, Service Provider Products & Solutions

Comcast
Theresa Hennesy
SVP & Group Technical Advisor

CommScope
Robert Suffern
Senior Vice President & CTO

Cox Communications
Board Seat Open

Emerson Network Power
Thomas Waun
President - Energy Systems

Ericsson, Inc.
Erik Ekudden
Vice President and Head of Technology Strategies

FairPoint Communications
Board Seat Open

Fujitsu Network Communications
Rod Naphan
Senior VP, Product and Strategic Planning

GENBAND
Mark Pugerude
President of Carriers

Harris Corporation
Dennis Martinez
Chief Technology Officer, Harris RF Communications Division

Hewlett-Packard
Jeff Edlund
Chief Technologist,
Communications & Media Solutions

Hitachi
Ravi Lakshminarayan
Senior Director, Marketing & Business Development

HyperCube
Doug Davis
CTO

 

iconectiv
Chris Drake
EVP & CTO

Intel
Pranav Mehta
CTO, Communications &
Storage Infrastructure Group

Inteliquent
John Bullock
CTO & SVP of Network Engineering and Operations

Intrado
Mike Nelson
Senior Technical Officer & VP, Software Engineering

JDSU
Sue Spradley
Senior VP Global Sales

Juniper Networks
Lisa Guess
VP Systems Engineering, Americas

LG Electronics
Nandhu Nandhakumar
Senior VP, Advanced Technology

Marconi Pacific LLC
Tom Gage
Chairman

Microsoft
Gregg Brown
Senior Director, Strategy
Microsoft Corporate Standards Group

Motorola Solutions
Frank Korinek
Director, Strategy & Standards

Neustar, Inc.
John Devolites
Vice President of Data Services

Nexius
Lynn Martin
SVP, Business Development

Nokia
Chris Stark
Head of Business Development, North America

Oracle
Doug Suriano
SVP & GM of Oracle Communications

Qualcomm Incorporated
Dr. Mark Epstein
Senior VP, Development

Rogers
Board Seat Open

Samsung Information Systems America
Rick Svensson
VP, Sales & Marketing Wireless Networks
(Acting Head)

Sprint
Stephen Bye
CTO
Chair of the Board

T-Mobile USA
Abdul Saad
Vice President, Systems Engineering & Strategy

TDS
Joe R. Hanley
SVP, Technology Services & Strategy
Second Vice Chair

TELUS
Alfred Baghouzian
VP, Devices & Applications

Time Warner Cable
David Flessas
Senior VP, NOC & Operations Support

Verizon
Roland W. Hicks Jr (Lee)
VP Network Planning

Xtera Communications
William Szeto
Chief Technical Officer, Terrestrial Network Systems


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