NaLA Board Members

NaLA’s board is comprised of experienced Lifeline professionals, dedicated to the continuity and advancement of the Lifeline program.

David B. Dorwart

Board Chairman

David brings over 20 years of wireless experience and leadership to the board. Under his management, David successfully grew dPi Teleconnect, LLC to be the leading provider of prepaid telephone services in the state of Texas. Today, David is the Chairman of Assist Wireless and ViaOne Services. As Board Chairman of NaLA, David brings a clear vision, innovative leadership, and a true passion for Lifeline recipients.

Nathan Stierwalt

Board Member

Nathan Stierwalt, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer for PWG Network Solutions, is the first NaLA board member to represent the carrier supply chain as well as phone suppliers. Nathan represents both member bases and provides helpful insight to the Board on what is needed and expected from this NaLA group.

Stephen Klein

Board Member

Stephen Klein, Chief Executive Officer of SafetyNet Wireless and seasoned executive, works diligently to preserve the Lifeline program. He embodies our vision of education, cooperation, and advocacy through community outreach and improving Lifeline telecommunications at SafetyNet Wireless.

David Avila

Board Member

David Avila has 10 years of Lifeline program experience. He assists the organization in supporting Lifeline recipients, providers, and program advocates. Serving as Associate Vice President at TracFone, David provides leadership at SafeLink Wireless, the largest prepaid wireless Lifeline provider in the U.S.

Ali Badran

Board Member

Ali Badran, Chief Executive Officer of MoreAble, LLC and, represents a collaborative and forward-thinking base of distributors and marketers of the Lifeline program. It’s Ali’s goal to continue to build an infrastructure that will support the NaLA Certified Agents within the Lifeline ecosystem.

Jose Cortes

Board Member

Jose Cortes is Chief Strategy Officer and General Counsel at TSB, Inc. where he oversees the growth and strategic planning for ETCs and distribution companies in several states.  Jose is recognized for having a credible voice and for his disciplined approach in making valuable business decisions.

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