Oversight of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) and Emergency Communications

Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 10:30am
2123 Rayburn
Background Documents and Information: 

Panel I


Mr. Sam Ginn

Mr. Ray Lehr

  • Director, Statewide Communications Interoperability Program
  • Maryland Department of Information Technology
  • Witness Testimony

Mr. Chris McIntosh

  • Statewide Interoperability Coordinator
  • Office of Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
  • Office of the Governor
  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Witness Testimony

Mr. James A. Barnett, Jr., Esq.

  • Rear Admiral USN (ret.)
  • Co-Chair, Telecommunications Group
  • Venable LLP
  • Witness Testimony

Mr. Declan Ganley

Panel II


Mr. Christopher Guttman-McCabe

  • Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
  • CTIA – The Wireless Association
  • Witness Testimony

Trey Forgety

  • Director of Government Affairs
  • National Emergency Number Association
  • Witness Testimony

Ms. Diane Kniowski

Mr. David Turetsky

  • Chief, Public Safety & Homeland Security Bureau
  • Federal Communications Commission
  • Witness Testimony