2011~2012 Board of
Nominee Profile - Member At Large
Leonard “Len” Fatica
Manager of Alcatel-Lucent Public Safety Program
and also Hauwei Technologies Public Safety effort.
The work of NG911 Institute, NENA and other organizations are never
to be more important as they are now and in the next few years. I
believe my past experience in assisting public safety move forward
with a nation-wide broadband network will enable me to a very
effective member of the Board of Director for the NG 911 Institute.
I hope you will feel the same and support me by electing me as a
at-large member of the Board.
For the past 7 years, I
as leading the public safety effort for Alcatel-Lucent. This
position has enabled me to make many valuable contact and friendship
among the public safety organizations, government officials, and key
members of Congress. I can bring this experience to the NG911 Board.
I had the great
privilege of testifying to the FCC commissioners on this issue.
At ALU we were the first
to deploy a 700 MHz broadband network in the District of Columbia.
The lesson learn from this deploy as been very valuable not only for
ALU nut also public safety. It was growing pains for both of us
together and we were able to overcome the issues together by great
leadership on both sides.
I pledge to bring that
same leadership if elected to the Board of Directors. This is a time
on our country were sides need to come together for the common
cause. We need to move forward all of the issues that are faced by
the next generation 911 networks. Never before do we have the
opportunity to give to the public what they need and want when they
have an emergency.
I ASK YOU FOR YOUR
SUPPORT AND VOTE
LEONARD "LEN" FATICA
Former past Chairman of The American Red Cross Erie chapter;
Pennsylvania Region 1 Disaster Chairman;
Past President of Kiwanis;
Co-Education chair of Tyler Light Program;
APCO and NG9-1-1 Institute.
Len Fatica is
an Alcatel-Lucent Senior Director in the CDMA/LTE Public Safety
Market group. Mr. Fatica has been with the company for 15 years.
Over the course of his tenure, Mr. Fatica has held various strategy,
business, and technical positions focused on the telecommunications
industry. In his current position he is responsible for Marketing,
Market Development, and Product Planning within the CDMA/LTE Public
Safety business group. He leads an organization responsible for the
development and implementation of company-wide strategic plans for
public safety based on a broad and in-depth understanding of the
Previously, Mr. Fatica
was an Offer Manager in the Communication Software business, and
progressed to New Business Development Manager and then into Product
Management CDMA. Prior to joining Lucent Technologies, he worked
for McCaw Cellular One and GTE as Market Manager and External
Affairs. Mr. Fatica has 25 years of professional experience in the