Management Team

  • Duane W. Albro

    CEO

  • Lloyd Jarkow

    CFO

  • Keith Pennachio

    Executive Vice President

  • Nick White

    SVP - Operations

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Duane W. Albro

CEO

Duane W. Albro

CEO

SQUAN has an extraordinarily strong reputation as a high quality provider of solutions for wireless ecosystems with a truly exceptional customer focus. This is the kind of world-class company that I highly respect & want to be associated with.

Duane Albro has extensive experience at the CEO level in the telecommunications industry including positions in both publicly-traded and privately held companies at the ninth largest cloud communications provider in the U.S.; a metro-NY cable operator; a northeast U.S.-based telecommunications service provider; a cellular phone refurbishing business; and at predecessor companies to Verizon. Prior to assuming the CEO position, he served on the Board of Directors of Squan and continues to hold a board seat.

Duane has extensive merger and acquisition experience with special expertise in the integration of acquired companies. He has been a key player in the merger and integration of mid-cap companies as well as mega-mergers of Fortune 50 companies. He also has a critical talent for improving management professionalism and efficiencies by building high performance.

Lloyd Jarkow

CFO

Lloyd Jarkow

CFO

Lloyd Jarkow has over 20 years of telecommunications industry experience.

His most recent position prior to joining Squan was Chief Financial Officer of Hibernia Networks. Prior to Hibernia, Lloyd was VP of Corporate Development at Metromedia Fiber Network/AboveNet Communications. Lloyd’s experience spans domestic and international operations, public and private companies, with a focus on wireline communications, both terrestrial and subsea fiber optic systems. Lloyd has completed numerous corporate financings, both equity and debt, ranging in size from $20.0 million to $1.0 billion. Lloyd has also teamed on numerous acquisitions and divestitures over the course of his career.

Lloyd holds an undergraduate degree from Cornell University and an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management.

Keith Pennachio

Executive Vice President

Keith Pennachio

Executive Vice President

"We are now beginning to recognize the level to which a connected society can enhance our lives through meaningful developments in mobile technology."

Keith Pennachio is an 18-year veteran of the telecommunications industry. With a focus on wireless communications, he began his career on the operator side of the business with Omnipoint in 1997 (now T-Mobile) and transitioned shortly thereafter to the consulting side where he has held senior executive roles in operations, sales and strategy for WFI between 2000 and 2010, where he played an instrumental role in growing the organization to nearly 3,500 employees globally. As a recognized Industry expert in wireless network development, Keith’s experience spans the ecosystem of wireless network planning and development. He has frequently played the role of consultant and trusted partner for services companies, tower infrastructure owner/builders, original equipment manufacturers and the investment community. In 2010, Keith joined Compass Technology Services, Inc. as a Partner where he played a key role in the diversification of services and broadening of client relationships, which led to the sale of the company to Jacobs Engineering in 2013.

Nick White

SVP - Operations

Nick White

SVP - Operations

Through Nicks experience in the industry, he has proven to be a trusted and collaborative member of teams he has joined throughout his time in Telecommunications.

Nick White started his career in the telecommunications industry in 1999. As a Construction Project Manager with Nextel Communications, he gained much experience working Site Development in the Northeast. Excelling in site design, working closely with Engineering and Legal teams to achieve jurisdictional approvals has been a staple of Nicks success. The knowledge and experience he gained in the ever-changing landscape of telecommunications afforded him consulting roles with Major Telecom Partners. Nick continued as a consultant for many projects with General Dynamics, Ericsson, and T-Mobile. He worked with Northrop Grumman between 2007 and 2011 Designing and Building a Public Safety Network for the City of New York. It was in 2013 that Nick joined the Senior Management team at Squan, playing a key role in the success of decommissioning 5,000 Sprint/Nextel Sites in the Northeast. The opportunity with Squan has seen Nick continue to develop many of his long-standing business relationships and experience to support Squan in a Business Development role from 2013 to 2016.

  • Ken Stabler

    President of Fiber Construction

  • Angela Stearns

    General Manager, Engineering

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Angela Stearns

General Manager, Engineering

Ken Stabler

President of Fiber Construction

Ken joined the SQUAN team in July of 2017, through the acquisition of his company CSI by SQUAN. As the new President of Fiber Construction, Ken is leading the continued metamorphosis of SQUAN’s services offering. Founded in 1995, CSI is a recognized brand with Ken leading the organization from its origins as small key player to a rapidly growing extension of SQUAN’s fiber business.

Having begun his career in 1977, Ken worked his way up as a lineman and later joined the management team of AM Communications. He joined Can Am construction in the mid-80s as the VP of Construction and ran several large scale, high-profile programs across the United States. With experience on the operator side of the business and as a consultant vendor contractor, his depth of experience was more deeply forged on several high-profile projects in and around the New York City market. Ken gradually expanded his business to cover much of the Northeast region.

Ken’s experience with Altice (Cablevision), Charter, Lightower and other key clients is a welcome addition to SQUAN’s growing list of marquee clients.

Angela Stearns

General Manager, Engineering

Angela Stearns

General Manager, Engineering

Angela Stearns is a 25-year veteran in the telecommunications industry and leads SQUAN’s Engineering group as its General Manager. With a background in operations, she entered the Industry working with some of the biggest names in telecommunications. Angela’s experience in the field has served as the foundation for her growth as a leader with key roles at Comcast and Qwest. She has been involved and has led some of the largest copper and fiber projects across the United States. As a recognized expert in the field of fiber engineering, she worked her way through the ranks on both the operator and consulting services sides of our business.

Angela is supported by a growing team of engineering experts who specialize in copper and fiber engineering. This group possesses a depth in knowledge for client systems, processes and protocols that is unique in its breadth and diversity of client base.