CTO and SVP of Information and Network Technologies
Ken joined TDS Telecom in 1996. He was named Vice President of Network Services in 2006 and CTO in 2014. In 2018, he was appointed SVP.
In his current role, Ken leads the Network Services and information technology departments. In this capacity, Ken has responsibility for guiding new product technology and presides over the architectural direction of the company’s network. He oversees the delivery of software and infrastructure projects across diverse, state-of-the-art technologies as well as the company’s mission-critical IT applications and services. He also directs the planning, engineering, and building of TDS’ networks to ensure customers have access to the most reliable internet, phone and TV services.
Outside of work, Ken enjoys running and traveling. In fact, he’s been to all 50 states with his wife and daughters. He is a self-described lifelong learner and currently pursuing a Masters in Data Science at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
Ken earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Biology from Purdue University, a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Southern California, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.