Published: June 9, 2011


Larissa Herda attends her first NSTAC meeting at the White House and meets with President Obama.

Larissa Herda,  CEO and President of tw telecom, Leeds CESR Board Member and Visiting Speaker, was appointed to the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC) by President Obama.  NSTAC is comprised of industry chief executives from major telecommunications companies, network service providers, information technology, finance, and aerospace companies. These industry leaders provide the President with collaborative advice and expertise, as well as robust reviews and recommendations. The NSTAC’s goal is to develop recommendations to the President to assure vital telecommunications links through any event or crisis, and to help the U.S. Government maintain a reliable, secure, and resilient national communications posture.