Curtis Dean

Co-founder, Community Broadband Action Network

Curtis Dean has been involved in community broadband for 20+ years. 

In 2015, he established SmartSource Consulting to provide services to small telecommunications services, including project management, marketing and strategic planning. 

Curtis holds a B.A. from Buena Vista University and an Executive Master of Public Administration from the University of South Dakota.

Todd Kielkopf

Co-founder, Community Broadband Action Network

As the founder of Kielkopf  Advisory Services, Todd advises utilities, organizations and startups on business formation, strategic development phases and financial matters.

Todd holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Northern Iowa and a Masters of Science in Business Administration from Iowa State University.

Jon Anne Willow

Co-founder, Community Broadband Action Network

Jon Anne is the founder of Crystal Clear Communications, a small firm serving small- to medium-sized companies, nonprofits and municipalities, including locally-owned utilities. 

A media and communications veteran, Jon Anne holds a Bachelors in Communications from the University of Iowa. She also pens the blog Cowgirl in Paradise.