Role on the Project: Materials Manager
My Story: I grew up on a dairy farm in Connecticut and joined the Navy right after graduation to become an airplane mechanic. 20 years ago, I was offered my first position in Telecommunications, and I never looked back. I have found my niche in material management and procurement.
My wife, Sheila and I have been married for 25 years. Telecomm has offered us, and our golden retriever, Beau, a chance to live in Colorado, Florida, and now we are finally home in New Braunfels, Texas. I am loving life in the Texas Hill Country. I enjoy exploring Texas, golf, skeet shooting, fly fishing, entertaining, cooking for friends, and more recently, bee keeping.
I have been thrilled to work in the Commonwealth for the last 3 years, however whenever I have been in the state, I have been so focused on the project, I was unable to see what Kentucky is all about. For my 50th birthday this spring, I was finally able to enjoy the spoils of Kentucky. I chose a trip of a lifetime through the Bourbon Trail, the rich history of thorough breeds, and all the beauty this state has to offer. It is a memory that will last a lifetime.
My brother in law attended University of Kentucky, and had such a strong love for the state, and its people. I now understand what he was talking about. I am truly blessed to work with such an amazing team, and I am proud to bring Kentucky up to speed in telecommunications.