Katie is part of T-Mobile’s National Development strategic program team as the manager of national Outreach on the Spectrum Management team. Her professional expertise is focused on spectrum clearing and repacking, and broadcaster outreach. During her more than 5 years at T-Mobile, Katie has managed T-Mobile Towers leasing and operations, finalized the sale of more than 600 towers, managed field and office personnel, and more. Prior to T-Mobile, Katie was a project associate for RealCom Associates. She is a founding member and serves on the board of the South Wireless Summit and is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Seattle.
Teresa Stemler is a Telecom Project Manager at LDC Inc. in Woodinville, WA. Teresa has been involved with NWWA since it was founded, beginning on some of the committees and eventually serving as a board member for the past 10 years. Her telecom experience includes project & program management, real estate and construction. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and golfing.
Janet Rinaldi is a Business Development Manager for AT&T’s in-building public DAS group. Her responsibilities include negotiating agreements to allow AT&T to provide service inside large venues such as stadiums and airports. Janet lived in Colorado until 2016. During her time in Colorado, Janet held offices of Secretary and President for the Colorado Wireless Association.
Rich is an attorney at Busch Law Firm PLLC, and the CEO of the Wireless Policy Group LLC. Both organizations serve the real estate and land use needs of the wireless communications industry. Rich’s teams of attorneys, paralegals and land use planners help their clients secure the entitlements necessary to build out the wireless communications network. Rich was the founding President and one of the founding Board Members of the Northwest Wireless Association in 2007, and is currently the Treasurer for the Association. Since 1978, Rich has worked in law, marketing and sales management in the wireless and landline communications industries. Rich graduated from the University of Utah College of Law and the University of Washington’s Executive MBA Program.