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Name: 

Basler, Bran

Title:

Sr. Project Manager

Group: 

Local Telephone & Fiber

Experience:

25 years aerial telephone and fiber cable installation operations and management

Name:

Bell, Tim

Title:

Splicing Technician

Group:

Technical Services Group

Experience:

26 years fiber optic cable splicing

Name:

Berg, Lonnie, RCDD

Title:

Vice President

Group:

Technical Services 

Experience:

24 Years fiber OSP/ISP construction operations & mgmt., technical services

More Information:

Lonnie Berg has extensive experience on both sides of the spectrum having served in multiple capacities with LightCore (formerly DTI), WorldCom and Sprint as major builders of fiber optic networks, and as a contractor with Kiewit Construction and LaBarge/Clayco. Lonnie was ADB’s key customer contact when he was involved with LightCore. He joined ADB in 2009 as Vice President of ADB’s new Technical Services Group. The Technical Service Group allows ADB to provide turnkey fiber optic full service to customers with the addition of A&E Design, ITS, ISP, Splicing, Data Center, Structured Cabling and Wireless Solutions. Lonnie holds a Liberal Arts degree from North Iowa Area Community College, and a Power Line and Commercial Electrician certificate from Northwestern Iowa Technical College. Lonnie is a certified RCDD and OSP Designer, and he is 30-Hour OSHA certified.

Name:

Binder, Mike

Title:

Engineer

Group:

Network Engineering

Experience:

10 years in wireless engineering. 2 years with ADB on special assignment

Name:

Black, DeLayne

Title:

Fleet Manager

Group:

ADB Corporate

Experience:

25 years heavy equipment fleet maintenance & repair, DOT compliance

More Information:

DeLayne Black has over 25 years of fleet maintenance and repair experience. He joined ADB in 1999, and he currently oversees the care, maintenance, replacement, DOT compliance, vendor agreements and field & shop technicians for ADB’s fleet of well over 200 vehicles and equipment for all three ADB facilities. DeLayne holds certifications of training in all aspects of fleet maintenance, repair and management and he’s 30-Hour OSHA certified. DeLayne is an active volunteer in youth baseball and his local church programs.

Name:

Boehm, Ray

Title:

Compliance Manager, Safety Director,

Board Member

Group:

ADB Corporate

Experience:

32 Years safety training & consulting, human resource management

More Information:

Ray has been involved in Occupational Safety and Health for the past 32 years. His areas of expertise include Ergonomics, Construction Safety, and safety program development. Ray earned his BS Degree in Industrial Safety and his MS Degree in Safety Management from Central Missouri State University. Ray is a certified OSHA Construction Standards instructor, and he holds a Total Quality Management certificate from George Mason University. Ray is responsible for all safety-related issues at ADB along with managing the Human Resources and Fleet Departments. His passion for ZERO incidents has resulted in ADB being recognized as an outstanding contractor focused on quality and safety.

Name:

Bryan, Jeremy

Title:

Vice President

Group:

Local Telephone & Fiber Group

Experience:

19 Years UG/aerial utility & fiber construction operations and mgmt.

More Information:

Jeremy Bryan brings 19 years of telecommunications construction experience to his position of Vice President of the Local Telephone and Fiber Group. Jeremy joined ADB in 2005, and has been twice named ADB’s Man of the Year for his professional project management of major military base, metro build and AT&T fiber optic installation projects nationwide. Jeremy is 30-Hour OSHA certified, and leads a department responsible for annual revenues of $10,000,000.

His extensive experience has exposed him to project management assignments for long haul fiber optic installation and utility construction projects for LightCore, Verizon, Fidelity Communications, Level 3, Washington School District and several municipalities.

Name:

Burkhart, Scott

Title:

Vice President

Group:

Network Engineering Services 

Experience:

25 years sales, marketing & fiber network engineering

More Information:

Scott joined ADB in 2011 after 15 years as an owner/operator of 4 fitness gyms and 12 years as Business Development and Relationship Manager for the Cisco Engineering Team. Scott brought his team-building talents to ADB to serve as the Vice President of ADB’s newest operating group, Network Engineering. The addition of Scott and his team brings an array of engineering, staffing and technical services to ADB customers allowing ADB to offer turnkey capabilities in every aspect of the fiber industry.

Name:

Christian, Michael

Title:

Estimator

Group:

Business Development Group

Experience:

19 Years GC & underground utility & fiber construction operations & management, estimating

More Information:

It takes an organized and educated mind along with hands-on experience to be an effective estimator of all costs involved when bidding major projects in today’s competitive environment, and Michael Christian fills both requirements perfectly. Michael earned his BA Degree in Psychology from Missouri University-St. Louis, and he has 19 years of field operations and project management experience in utility and fiber optic installations. He joined ADB in 1999, and he has served as Project Manager, Regional Manager and Vice President, so his project experience is extensive in all environments and soil conditions. Mike plays a critical role in positioning ADB competitively when bidding and negotiating new projects with ADB customers. Mike is a licensed underground contractor in several states throughout the country. Michael and his wife live with their two daughters in St. Louis, Missouri.

Name:

Coffey, Michael J.

Title:

Director of Networking

Group:

Network Engineering Services Group

Experience:

15 years of information technology including field operations, design & management.

Name:

dela Torre, Marty

Title:

Sr. Project Manager

Group:

Local Telephone & Fiber

Experience:

31 years telephone and fiber cable installation operations and management

Name:

Door, Raymond

Title:

Project Manager

Group:

National Projects Group

Experience:

41 Years, UG/OH OSP construction operations & management, estimating

More Information:

With 41 years of construction experience, Ray Door brings knowledge and hands-on expertise to his current role of Project Manager over major projects in the Arkansas area. Ray spent 20 years with Schatz Underground Cable in multiple field operations and management capacities with a special emphasis on AT&T projects constructed throughout the state of Missouri. He joined ADB in 2005 as a Project Manager. He has served as ADB’s Regional Manager of the Kansas City Region, and he has assisted in estimating major projects nationwide. Ray is OSHA 30-Hour certified, and he holds Communication Contractor’s Licenses in St. Louis County and City.

Name:

Evans, J.C.

Title:

Sr. Manager

Group:

Business Development

Experience:

30 years broadband & fiber sales & marketing management & business development

Name:

Fischer, David, CPA

Title:

CFO, Board Member

Group:

ADB Corporate

Experience:

22 Years Accounting, Auditing, Financial Management, Cost Controls, Corporate Taxation

More Information:

Dave Fischer has served as ADB’s corporate treasurer and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) since 2000, and he has 27 years of financial management and auditing experience. Dave served as a partner with a certified public accounting firm in Illinois where he specialized in construction financial management and corporate taxation. Dave has been instrumental in developing construction cost accounting, job cost review and milestone tracking programs that keep ADB on time and within budget on major projects. Dave earned a BS Degree in Accounting, and he is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Dave lives in Columbia, Illinois with his wife and three children where he is active in his church local charities and the sporting activities of his children.