QuEST Forum Announces 2015 Executive Board

DALLAS – 26 January 2015 – QuEST Forum today announced its 2015 Executive Board. This engaged leadership team will contribute to the association’s growth and help oversee currently established ICT initiatives, including TL 9000.

“QuEST Forum has produced another impressive and experienced Executive Board,” said Fraser Pajak, CEO of QuEST Forum. I am convinced we have a highly experienced team in place to lead us in 2015. I am looking forward to working with each of these accomplished and respected industry leaders.”


Steve Pickett, Executive
MasTec Network Solutions

Vice Chair
Sankaran “Ram” Ramanathan, Executive Director, Network Support Services
Verizon Wireless

JoAnn Brumit, CEO

Chief Executive Officer
Fraser Pajak, CEO
QuEST Forum

Shiloh Coleman, Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel
Sector Supply, LP

Directors (in alphabetical order)

  • Maria Eriksson, Senior Director of Performance Frameworks – Ericsson
    Dr. Hitendra Ghosh, VP and Chief Quality Officer – Hughes Network Systems
  • Martin Greenan, End-to-End Service Technology Director –  BT Group
  • John Greene, CEO –  New Lisbon Telephone Company
  • Mike Huggenberger, Senior Director, Technology and Engineering – Great Plains Communications
  • Satoshi Ikeuchi, SVP Network Business Group – Fujitsu
  • Susan Johnson, Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain – AT&T
  • Ken Koffman, Global Business Quality Officer & VP Business Excellence – JDSU
  • Dr. Victor Li, Vice President – Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd
  • Dr. Yasser Nafei, Senior Vice President – LG Electronics
  • Ravi Parmasad, Chief Quality Officer – Alcatel-Lucent
  • Trevor Putrah, President – KGP Companies
  • Matt Rotter, Senior Vice President, Network Operations – CenturyLink
  • Dave Sanicola, President – The DESARA Group, Inc.
  • Terry Wells, Vice President, Network Services Operations – TELUS Communications

Contributors (in alphabetical order)

  • Deepti Arora, Vice President Quality – Nokia Solutions and Networks
  • Kevin Calhoun, Chief Operating Officer – Axis Teknologies
  • Sue Clancy, President – BIZPHYX
  • Shiloh Coleman, Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel – Sector Supply, LP
  • Tim Harden – At-Large
  • Dr. Mickey Li, Chairman – Shenzhen Association for Quality
  • Betty Manetta, President & CEO – Argent Associates
  • Kanchana Raman, President & CEO – Avion Systems, Inc.
  • Jennifer Sims, CEO – Power & Telephone Supply Company
  • Cecelia Lakatos Sullivan, President and CEO – PTI Solutions
  • Raju Wadalkar, Chief Technical Officer – Tech Mahindra Limited
  • Steve Welch – At-Large
  • Jay Wilson, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Carrier Networks Division – ADTRAN, Inc.
  • Yao Cuifeng – ZTE Corporation


About QuEST Forum

We are a global association and through our members develop and implement quality and performance practices that unite and improve the ICT industry. QuEST Forum unifies the global ICT community through the implementation of TL 9000, an ICT specific quality management system that is built on ISO 9001.  Performance benchmarking and a broad array of common metrics support both the rapid industry adoption of new technologies and the consistent quality of communication networks around the world.

Don Irvine, Chief of Staff, QuEST Forum
Telephone:  +1 972-423-0671