As expected, the FirstNet Authority recently took its first steps toward hiring a new CEO to lead the organization and to secure an FCC license renewal to the 700 MHz Band 14 airwaves that serve as the spectral foundation to the FirstNet nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) being built by AT&T.
SOURCE: Urgent Communications
DATE: September 2, 2022
In seeking a successor to former CEO Ed Parkinson, the FirstNet Authority has hired a recruitment firm to conduct a search, FirstNet Authority Acting CEO Lisa Casias said during the APCO 2022 event last month in Anaheim, Calif. This effort is being augmented by an online announcement about the CEO post. There also is more detailed job description that includes a process for potential candidates to express their interest and submit resumes.