Westell Technologies appoints new CEO
Mr. Brannock served as a member of Westell’s Board of Directors from February 2011 to September 2014.
He retired in 2010 from his position as Senior Vice President — Ethernet Deployment at AT&T, a provider of voice, video, data and broadband delivery services, after a career spanning more than 30 years.
Previously Mr. Brannock served in leadership positions at AT&T, Ameritech and SBC, including Senior Vice President — AT&T National Installation & Maintenance and President — SBC/Ameritech Midwest Network Services.
Mr. Brannock succeeds J. Thomas Gruenwald, whose last day with the Company was September 26, 2016.
The Company also announced that Dennis O. Harris, a Director of the Company since January 2010, has been appointed interim Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Harris and Thomas P. Minichiello, Westell’s Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary, will help execute interim executive leadership duties until Mr. Brannock joins the Company. ■