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 25 years of wireless experience and leadership to the board. David founded ViaOne Services, which owns and operates Assist Wireless and enTouch Wireless, two of the largest Lifeline & ACP providers in their approved markets. 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.

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.

Calen Schultz

Board Member

Calen Schultz, Managing Director of Community Outreach Partnerships and Performance Culture Consulting, has 10 years of Lifeline Program experience serving in leadership roles in distribution, compliance, and operations. On the NaLA Board, Calen represents Lifeline and Affordable Connectivity Program Master Agencies as an advocate and champion to drive engagement, collaboration, and facilitate progress through the NaLA group.

Danielle Perry

Board Member

Danielle Perry is TruConnect’s Chief Compliance Officer, where she is responsible for leading all compliance and regulatory-related aspects of the organization. Ms. Perry maintains over 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, with 10 of those years being focused on the Lifeline program. She held senior management positions on both operations and technology teams, in addition to working closely with state and federal agencies on numerous integration projects.

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