Eric Seguin was appointed Senior Vice President – Government Programs in March 2012 after serving as General Manager, State & Local Government Programs for several years. He is responsible for administration and management of state and local government programs including grant management solutions and business development activities. Seguin has 18 years of telecommunications regulatory, financial, operational, and business development experience. Prior to joining Solix in 2007, he was Chief of Telecommunications at the Oklahoma Corporation Commission. Before that, he was Director of State Program Operations at NECA Services, and held a variety of financial, operational, and policy analysis roles at NECA. He also served as a reservist in the 50th Armored Division of the NJ Army National Guard, and was honorably discharged as a First Lieutenant in 1996. Eric holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Rutgers University, a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from St. Leo University, and an MBA in Finance from The College of William & Mary. He has completed Executive Education at the Harvard Business School and has maintained the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) designation since 2004.