The NWSA announced today that Duane MacEntee has been selected as the organization’s new Executive Director. MacEntee replaces Chuck Slagle who has retired from his position as NWSA Executive Director and is transitioning to a consultancy role within the alliance. MacEntee is a partner at the law firm of Barker MacEntee PLLC and has served on the NWSA Board of Governors since its inception.
NWSA also announced the hiring of Shelly Trego as Executive Administrator and Clint Cook as Practical Examiner Accreditation Program Instructor. As Executive Administrator, she is responsible for various administrative activities relating to the day-to-day operations of NWSA. Trego’s background includes nearly 15 years in the telecommunications industry, serving as part of the administrative team at the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE).
Clint Cook was named Practical Examiner Accreditation Program Instructor. Cook will be tasked with training and accrediting Practical Examiners to administer the TTT-1 and TTT-2 practical exams. Clint is the Safety Director at Centerline Solutions, and played an active role in the NWSA task force developing the written and practical exams.
In conjunction with the staff additions, the NWSA announced that its official corporate headquarters will be located in Fairfax, Virginia. The Fairfax, Virginia office location is in close proximity to Washington, D.C. in an effort to establish a strong legislative and regulatory presence in the nation’s capital.
January 24, 2017