Mark is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Nsight, and oversees the day-to-day operations for Nsight and its subsidiaries. Mark is a certified public accountant and graduate of St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC). He has been with the company for more than 30 years.
Mark is currently secretary and treasurer for the Associated Carrier Group (ACG). He was the recipient of the NWTC Distinguished Alumni Award in 2016. Mark has held various roles in numerous organizations, including serving on the board of directors for the Civic Symphony of Green Bay and Greater Green Bay Habitat for Humanity, member of the St. Willebrord Parish finance council, president of the Packerland Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants, president of the Tri-County Optimist Club and chairperson of the WSTA Accounting Committee. He is a member of the Greater Green Bay Chamber's CFO Roundtable and Financial Executives International (FEI) - Northeastern Wisconsin. Mark is also a graduate of the Leadership Green Bay program. He and his wife, Elizabeth, reside in Hobart.
Pat serves as chairman of the board, president and chief strategy officer(CSO) of Nsight, focused on strategy for the family of companies in the rapidly changing technology industry. Pat's involvement with the company spans four decades, and during this time he has successfully guided Nsight through its expansion from a local telephone company to a premier telecommunications provider in the Midwest.
Pat's extensive industry knowledge has earned him many key positions in various organizations. Some of his involvements include: past chairman, current board and member of the officers group for CTIA, past board member and executive committee member for the USTelecom Association, past president and current board member of the Competitive Carrier Association (CCA), past president and board member for the Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association, past board member of the Associated Carrier Group and past president of the Eastern Rural Telecommunications Association. Pat received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Rural Carriers Association (RCA), now known as CCA in 2008 and Outstanding Service Award from RCA in 2010. He also serves on the board for Ha Ha's Hero Foundation.
Pat has five children, five grandchildren and four stepchildren and resides in Green Bay with his wife, Karen Van Gemert. He is a graduate of St. Norbert College and the Advanced Telephone Management program through the University of Kansas.
As COO of Mobile and Fixed Services, Dan is responsible for developing and directing all aspects of the company's wireless and fixed operations. Prior to joining Nsight in 2001, Dan was a co-founder of US Xchange, which merged with Choice One Communications. He spent four years there as vice president of marketing and vice president of network. Previously, he served 11 years at Schneider Communications as a key member of its strategy and executive team.
Dan graduated from St. Norbert College with majors in business administration and mathematics and earned his master's degree in business from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh. He serves on the board of directors for the Associated Carrier Group (ACG), the Cellcom Green Bay Marathon and the Greater Green Bay Chamber of Commerce, while also serving on the executive committee and finance committee for the chamber. Dan has participated on committees for CTIA and the Competitive Carriers Association (CCA). Previously, he served on the WSTA board of directors, chairperson for the WSTA Wireless Council, and on the Wisconsin Public Service Commission Task Force for the interstate access charges. He and his wife, Lori, have two daughters.
As vice president of human resources and chief human resources officer, Susan advises the officer group on strategic human resources initiatives and has helped move the company forward to better align it with the dramatic growth it has experienced. She oversees a wide variety of areas, including compensation and benefits, training, staffing, employee relations, safety, green initiatives and recruiting for the corporation.
During her nearly two-decade career in human resources, Susan gained experience at Georgia Pacific, KI and Greatland Corporation. She began her tenure with Nsight in 2005.
Susan attended Bethel University and graduated from the UW-Green Bay with a Bachelor's degree in developmental psychology with a minor in business, emphasis in human relations. She resides in Green Bay with her husband Bill. She has two children.
Brighid Riordan serves as Nsight's chief innovation officer (CINO) and vice president of emerging services and public affairs. Her focus is research, development and implementation of technologies or innovations that stem from the company’s core competencies. Nsight has transformed through its many years by incorporating new technology and evolving services, and her role highlights that emphasis. Brighid has been with Nsight since 1999. She obtained her BA from Edgewood College and later earned an Executive Education-Management certification at UW-Madison. She is currently working toward a Master of Business Administration at St. Norbert College.
Brighid has served in previous positions as a member of the communications committee for USTA and as chair of the PR and marketing committee for WSTA. She has been the president of the Cellcom Green Bay Marathon board of directors for the last ten years, recently transitioning to the role of vice president. Brighid also serves as a member of the City of Green Bay traffic, bicycling and pedestrian commission and volunteers for Junior Achievement, Camp Tekawitha, Notre Dame Middle School and St. Matthew parish.
As chief technical officer and vice president of engineering, Lee is charged with the design and engineering of Nsight’s network, as well as overseeing construction, field operations, tower operations and the company’s network management center. Lee has 39 years of experience in the telecom industry. He joined Nsight in 2008 to serve as director of networking and assumed the role of CTO and vice president of engineering in 2015. Lee built the networking team and, under his leadership, Nsight’s network has been converted to a full packet network, the fiber network has undergone a major expansion, and network costs have been reduced. Prior to joining the Nsight family of companies, Lee served in various senior management roles at Schneider Communications, Schneider Logistics, US Xchange and Norlight Telecommunications. He obtained his business degree from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Lee served as a founding member of the board of trustees of the Green Bay Area Catholic Education (GRACE) System. Lee and his wife, Mary, reside in Green Bay and have three grown children.
Ron Van Nuland is Nsight’s chief financial officer (CFO). He joined the company as director of accounting in 2006 and is a certified public accountant. Ron obtained his BBA from UW-Whitewater. Prior to working at nsight, Ron served as controller for Norlight Telecommunications and as senior auditor for Ernst & Young.
Ron is a member of Wisconsin Institute of CPAs (WICPA) and Financial Executives International (FEI). He and his wife, Debbie, reside in Appleton. They have two children, Philip and Aaron.
As vice president of fixed operations and technical projects, Bob leads the part of our organization with roots back to our founding. Fixed operations defines the copper-based and fiber-based services required to deliver data at the high speeds demanded by today's market. Prior to re-joining Nsight in 2009, Bob served as CIO at ACN Europe, BV where he launched Voice-Over-IP services in 16 countries and nearly as many languages. In his original stint at Nsight, Bob was CIO and president of Nsighttel Billing, LLC where he built the original development team that brought Cellcom's billing system in-house.
Bob was graduated with distinction from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with degrees in Mathematics and Economics. He and his wife, Lori, have three daughters and reside in De Pere.
In January 2008, Todd Whitenack joined the Nsight family of companies as the chief information officer and VP of information technology. Todd adds 24 years of experience to the information technology department. In this position, he is directly responsible for all of IT, including the development and maintenance of all computer systems, IT purchasing, billing, mobile applications and the customer websites.
After growing up in New Jersey, Todd graduated from the State University of New York at Brockport with a bachelor's degree in computer science. He completed graduate work in computer science at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Todd began his career as a software engineer and worked his way to his most recent position as vice president and chief technical officer at One Communications in Rochester, New York.
Todd and his wife, Sandra, reside in Appleton. They have two children, Katherine and Brian.