Timothy Biltz

President and CEO, Lumos Networks and Spirit Communications

Timothy G. Biltz is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Lumos Networks and Spirit Communications, a role he assumed in April 2018 when Lumos and Spirit were brought under the same ownership group. The combination of Lumos and Spirit creates a super-regional fiber bandwidth network with over 21,000 miles of fiber and more than 9,000 on-net locations across nine states in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast United States. The new entity offers a full range of Ethernet, MPLS, dark fiber, advanced voice and cloud services to thousands of carrier, enterprise, data center and government customers.

Previously, Mr. Biltz was President and CEO of Lumos Networks. From 1999 to 2005, Mr. Biltz was the Chief Operating Officer of SpectraSite, Inc., a publicly-traded wireless and broadcast signal tower company. Previously, Mr. Biltz worked for ten years at Vanguard Cellular Systems, Inc., in a number of posts of increasing responsibility ultimately serving as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Mr. Biltz has served on several boards including director for NTELOS Holdings Corp. from 2006 to 2014. He was also a director for iPCS, Inc., a wireless service provider, from 2004 to 2009 including three years serving as chairman of that board.