Mark joins Goodman Solutions with years of telecom and home solutions experience. Mark spent 30 years in a variety of operational and support positions at AT&T. He began his AT&T career in Oklahoma City as an Engineer with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company in 1982. As Mark moved through the ranks at AT&T, he held several key Executive positions across the AT&T portfolio. He has served as President and CEO of AT&T Southwest, where he was responsible for operations in the Southwest region, including network, consumer, and business sales. He also held senior positions as Executive Vice President-Enterprise Business Sales, Chief Marketing Officer-Business and President-Home Solutions. Most recently, Mark served as Chairman of Keiffer Holdings. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from East Central University in Ada, OK and a Master’s Degree in Business Management from Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri.
ANTHONY J. RAO
GENERAL COUNSEL & EVP
Since 1994, Anthony has spent his entire career representing field services, technology, logistics, delivery, consumer electronics, and telecommunications companies. Prior to joining Goodman, he was an equity partner at Duane Morris LLP, founder and managing partner of Rao Tiliakos LLP, a New York and San Francisco defense firm, and a partner at Seyfarth Shaw LLP. He leads Goodman’s Legal and Contracts Departments and corporate and legal compliance, he is a member of the Executive Committee, and is the Corporate Secretary to Goodman’s Board of Directors. He holds a Juris Doctorate and Bachelor’s Degree in Managerial Economics from the University of California, Davis.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
CHRIS GRANT, PMP
EVP FIELD SERVICES
Chris has spent his entire 25-year career in the technical field services industry. Chris joined Goodman Solutions in 2012 and is currently responsible for our direct broadcast satellite, major appliance/consumer electronics, and residential security Field Service teams. During his tenure at Goodman, he has held various roles, including Director of Advanced Products and Vice President – Operations. Chris previously spent 14 years at SVI Systems, Inc. where he had operational and project management control of a field force that serviced the hospitality and medical industries. Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Finance from Eastern Illinois University and is a Project Management Professional. Chris is a former US Marine and Desert Storm veteran.
EVP HUMAN RESOURCES
CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
Pete joined Goodman in early 2019 and serves as the company’s Chief Information Officer. In this role he oversees global technology delivery and digital strategy with a focus on advanced field service enablement and customer engagement. Prior to his tenure at Goodman Networks, Pete held technology leadership positions across several industries including high tech and healthcare. Pete started his career as a central office engineer and telecommunications project manager. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from the University of Phoenix.