Engineering Program Manager
John joins Magellan after 16 years of prior experience leading the citywide deployments of fiber to the home broadband for Bristol Tennessee Essential Services and Erwin Utilities, Tennessee. Over that time, he has developed unique expertise in engineering, building and operating fiber to the home networks within the municipal utility environment. John believes in using a pragmatic approach to building networks. His experience includes design engineering of fiber backbone and fiber to the home, network design for SCADA, municipal and educational networks and expansion of established broadband networks. He also has significant expertise in running network operations centers, outage management systems, billing, reporting and customer call centers, all within the municipal utility environment. John is a Professional Engineer (PE) licensed in multiple states. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from Tennessee Technology University and his Master of Science in Computer Science from East Tennessee State University.