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Association Committees

The Association for Passive Optical LAN has currently organized our advocacy and educational efforts into four committees focused on various topics of interest. These committees serve under the direction of the Association’s Board of Directors and are as follows:

  • Marketing Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Technology Committee
  • European Committee
  • AsiaPAC Committee

Marketing Committee

The purpose of the Marketing Committee is to promote the Association for Passive Optical LAN and its activities. The Marketing Committee is composed of up to 15 members and is charged with creating announcements, publishing web content, organizing social media communications, and managing tradeshow, webinar, and conference activities.

The Marketing Committee is currently composed of the following members:

Committee Chairman: John Hoover, Tellabs

Committee Vice-Chair: Open

Secretary: Open

Alan Bertsch, Qypsys
Cemil Canturk, Nokia
Jamey Calloway, Optical Cable Corporation
John Hoover, Tellabs – Chair
John Short, IBM
Kevin Borders, Alpha
Kelley Carpenter, CallisonRTKL
Ronna Davis, CommScope
Sarah Sousa, DasanZhone
Shawn Taylor Zelman, VT Group

 

Membership Committee

The purpose of the Membership Committee is to recruit new members into the Association for Passive Optical LAN. The Membership Committee is composed of up to 10 members and is focused on membership retention and provides oversight of member eligibility processes, membership outreach, and advises the Board on Association dues structure and benefits.

The Membership Committee is currently composed of the following members:

Committee Chairman: Paul Mills, 3m

Committee Vice-Chair: Open

Secretary: Open

Alan Bertsch, Qypsys
Monique Apter, Zhone
Matt Miller, CallisonRTKL
Paul Mills, 3M
Dave Kiel, Corning
Tom Napoli, Noovis

 

Technology Committee

The purpose of the Technology Committee is to provide both the public and Association members with technical analysis and data supporting the Association’s mission of education and advocacy of the Passive Optical LAN marketplace. The Technology Committee is composed of up to 15 members and provides oversight of Passive Optical LAN technical guidance, Association-sponsored training, and analyst-authored publications.

The Technology Committee is currently composed of the following members:

Committee Chairman: Brian Hardy, IT Connect

Committee Vice-Chair: Robert Basile, Corning

Secretary: Matt Miller, CallisonRTKL

Brian Hardy, IT Connect – Chair
Robert Basile, Corning – Vice Chair
Matt Miller, CallisonRTKL – Secretary
Brian Hanson, Alpha Technologies
Chad Hines, IT Connect
Jimmy Gagnon, EXFO
Brett Glisson, Qypsys
Dustin Bateman, VT Group
Lonnie Barrington, DZS
Mike Watts, Noovis
Michael Bonaccorsi, CallisonRTKL
David Bell, Tellabs
Simon Cowley, Commscope
Blaine Overstreet, Nokia

 

European Committee

The purpose of the recently formed European Committee is to promote the Association for Passive Optical LAN and its activities, and to recruit new members into the Organization in the European region. The European Committee is composed of up to 10 members.

The Membership Committee is currently soliciting member organizations for candidates.

Committee Chairman: Paul Ryan, Temple

 

AsiaPAC Committee

The purpose of the AsiaPAC Committee is to provide both the public and Association members with technical analysis and data supporting the Association’s mission of education and advocacy of the Passive Optical LAN marketplace. The AsiaPAC Committee is composed of up to 15 members and provides oversight of Passive Optical LAN technical guidance, Association-sponsored training, and analyst-authored publications.

The AsiaPAC Committee is currently composed of the following members:

Committee Chairman: Leon zhang, Huawei

Committee Vice-Chair: Paul Mills, 3M

Secretary: Open

Lu zhu, IBM
Paul Mills, 3M – Vice Chair
Oliver Cheung, 3M
Dunfeng zhang YOFC
Maoping he, BOWEI
Chunlei yu, BOWEI
Arthur CHEONG, ectivise
Zhihong li, telege
Leon zhang, Huawei – Chair
Fuwang zhang, Huawei

 

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