EWA Elects New Board Members


The Enterprise Wireless Alliance (EWA) is pleased to announce the election of six new members to its 51-member Board of Directors, which occurred during its Annual Membership Meeting held on October 10 in San Antonio, Texas. The new Directors are:

  • James Backeland, Icom America, Kirkland, Washington
  • Stacy Brown, SunTalk, LLC, Plainfield, Illinois
  • Eddie Faith, Shreveport Communication Service, LLC, Shreveport, Louisiana
  • David Gottlieb, Goosetown Enterprises, Inc., Congers, New York
  • Bill Jenkins, pdvWireless, Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • James Potter, Harris Corporation, Atlanta, Georgia

On the election of its new board members, EWA President Mark Crosby made the following statement: “EWA is pleased to welcome these talented professionals to its Board. Collectively, they represent all aspects of EWA’s diverse membership, and we look forward to their contributions as EWA seeks to fulfill its mission to support business enterprises that rely on wireless communications.”


In addition, the following members of the Board of Directors were elected to serve on the Executive Committee during the 2018-2019 term:


  • David Reeves, Chair of the Board, P & R Communications, Dayton, Ohio
  • Michael Fordinal, Vice Chair of the Board, Crosspoint Communications, Dallas, Texas
  • Gordon Day, Treasurer, Day Wireless, Milwaukie, Oregon
  • Mark Crosby, President, Enterprise Wireless Alliance
  • Bart Fisher, At-Large, Fisher Wireless, Blythe, California 
  • Paul Lauttamus, At-Large, Lauttamus Communications, Weirton, West Virginia
  • Bill Landis, At-Large, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • Catherine Leonard, At-Large, Comtronics Corporation, Quincy, Massachusetts
  • Geno Viviano, At-Large, Communications International, Vero Beach, Florida

About EWA

The Enterprise Wireless Alliance is the leading national trade association and advocate for business enterprises, private carrier operators, equipment manufacturers, and service providers that support the private wireless industry. A frequency advisory committee certified by the Federal Communications Commission, EWA provides its members and clients with consulting services, frequency coordination, license preparation, spectrum management and associated business intelligence services. EWA is the market leader in Business/Industrial Land Transportation frequency coordination services and assists a significant percentage of public safety customers with their spectrum requirements. Learn more at www.enterprisewireless.org