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We are pleased to report the certified results of the 2018 Board of Governors (BG) and Advisory Council (AC) elections.

Congratulations to the following members who have been elected to seats on the BG and AC:

BG EAST ASIA FOR-PROFIT

BG EUROPE FOR-PROFIT

Sean Bergin
Co-founder & President
APTelecom, Cambodia

Michael Sauer
Vice President Americas Partner and Federal
Aqua Comms, USA

BG MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA FOR-PROFIT

BG GLOBAL NON-PROFIT

Ahmed El Beheiry
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Telecom Egypt, Egypt

Russell Kaurloto
Vice President & Chief Information Officer
Clemson Computing and Information Technology, Clemson University, USA

BG INDIVIDUAL

AC SOUTHEAST AND SOUTH ASIA FOR-PROFIT

Heather E. Hudson
USA

Muhammad Rashid Shafi
Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer
Multinet Pakistan (Private) Limited, Pakistan

 

AC NORTH AMERICA FOR-PROFIT

Mohamed Elagazy
Chief Executive Officer
CPS, USA

Lynn Smullen
Senior Director, International and Domestic Wholesale Sales
CenturyLink, USA

Gary Kim
Consultant
IP Carrier, USA

Melissa Stanislaw
Director of Marketing Strategy and Sales Enablement
ZenFi Networks, USA

Terms for newly-elected BG members begin 19 January 2019; terms for newly-elected AC members begin 20 January 2019. They will join the continuing BG and AC members for the official Council meetings during PTC’19 in Honolulu.

Thank you to all of the candidates in this year’s BG and AC elections and to all PTC Members who participated by voting. PTC’s strength rests with its membership, and your active participation ensures our continued success.

Continuing BG and AC Members

CONTINUING BG MEMBERS:

Hiroshi Asemi, William “Bill” Barney, Stephan Beckert, Gregg Daffner, Bruce Drake, Marc Halbfinger, Stephen Ho, Timothy “Tim” Logue, Brian Tellam

CONTINUING AC MEMBERS:

Tim Bailey, Thomas “Tom” Cooper, Matthew DeMartino, John Garrett, Theodore “Ted” McFarland, Francis Pereira, Jagadish Rao, Nakul Rege, Keith Shaw, Toshio “Todd” Suzaki, Joe Weinman, Lorain Wong, Joe Zhu

A warm aloha to outgoing members of the BG and AC for their service to our organization.

OUTGOING BG MEMBERS:

Robert “Bert” Crinks, Neil Montefiore, Cengiz Oztelcan, Yasuo Sato

OUTGOING AC MEMBERS:

Scott Bartlett, Eric Bender (resigned), Hiroyasu Hosoi (resigned), Heather Hudson, Kawa Junad, Hugh McGarry, Masaaki Sakamaki, Richard Taylor, Raju Vegesna