NCTC’s members elect four directors to board

Tue, 07/30/2013 - 12:46pm
Mike Robuck

The National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) announced that its members had elected four directors to its board.

The voting took place at the NCTC’s annual members meeting during The Independent Show in San Diego. Three of the elected board members are new to the NCTC’s board while one is a current director.

Re-elected for a three-year term was John Higgnbotham, superintendent, Frankfort Plant Board. Higgnbotham was first appointed to the board in 2011 to fill an unexpired term. Newly elected to the board were Gordon Bourne, vice president programming, Suddenlink; Jim Holanda, CEO, Choice Telecom, Grande and RCN; and Brian Lynch, president, Antietam Cable Television and vice president cable operations, Schurz Communications.

NCTC’s board consists of 14 voting directors. NCTC president and CEO Rich Fickle is a non-voting board member, as is Tom Gleason of Clarity Telecom. In addition to the board, other NCTC members also serve on a technical advisory board and a marketing advisory group.

Following the 2013 election, the NCTC board members are:

Edward T. Holleran, Jr., Atlantic Broadband, NCTC Chairman

William (Bill) C. Beaty, Jr., Comporium Communications; NCTC Vice Chairman

Gerald (Jerry) W. McKenna, Cable One, Inc., NCTC Immediate Past Chairman

Gordon Bourne, Suddenlink

Rich Fickle, NCTC (non-voting)

Tom Gleason, Clarity Telecom (non-voting)

John Higginbotham, Frankfort Plant Board

Chris Hilliard, USA Companies

Jim Holanda, Choice Telecom; Grande, RCN

Brian Lynch, Antietam

Brad Mefferd, Buckeye Cablevision

Robert (Bob) Ormberg, GCI, Inc.

Jeffrey Ross, Armstrong Cable Services

Wayne Schattenkerk, Wave Division Holdings

Gary Shorman, Eagle Communications

Peter C. Smith, Wide Open West



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