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 an FCC-certified frequency advisory committee and leading advocate for business enterprises that rely on wireless communications systems. EWA has been meeting member needs for more than 65 years and offers members and clients consulting services, frequency coordination, license preparation, spectrum management and associated services. Membership in EWA is open to users of wireless communications systems, vendors, system operators and service organizations. EWA is the developer of Cevo®, a powerful online frequency coordination solution, which simplifies the FCC-license application process and allows users to select their own frequencies, and is the creator of Cevo Go™, a mobile app and online capability that delivers certified frequencies in hours, not days. More information about membership and services is available at www.enterprisewireless.org.