Board of Directors
Jim Tracy is the CEO of The Legacy Companies and has over 30 years of experience in Senior Management of commercial construction and engineered products manufacturing. As the CEO and founding partner, Jim’s focus is creating a team vision for the people who execute projects for Legacy’s diverse areas of expertise. Jim has 20 years of experience in tower and power line infrastructure construction, including managing multiple site and extremely remote environment projects.
Jim is an instrument rated Pilot with 1500 hours of flight time in high performance and complex aircraft. He is a frequent author and sought after speaker and lecturer on a wide variety of topics where he is considered a SME. Jim is involved in the leadership of diverse and select organizations which include:
|Jim Coleman serves as the Vice President of the Tower Industry Family Support Charitable Foundation. He has over 40 years of experience working in the tower construction/maintenance industry and holds a General Radio License. Jim is an active member of the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE), a Professional Member of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and a founding member of the Alabama Wireless Association (AWA). In 2004, he was elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) and was elected by his peers to serve as Chairman of the Board from 2009 – 2013. Jim currently serves as the National Tower Safety Manager for AT&T.|
|Cliff Barbieri serves on the Board of Directors of the Tower Industry Family Support Chariable Foundation. He is the owner and founder of Advanced Tower Services, Inc. which is based in New Mexico. He began his career in the wireless industry in 1978, as an employee for Motorola. In 1994, Cliff started his own two-way and tower service company and has been active in the tower industry ever since.|
|Craig Lekutis is the President of WirelessEstimator.com. Prior to founding the website dedicated to worker safety and the tower siting, engineering and construction industry in 2004, he managed a national contractor program for American Tower Corporation. A former newspaper journalist, Craig has over 30 years of industry experience and was one of the Founding Directors of the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE). With industry collaboration, Craig has developed widely used interactive software programs that are available on WirelessEstimator at no charge such as the Emergency Services Locator and an interactive best practices Job Hazard Analysis that meets and exceeds all requirements set forth in ANSI/TIA-1019-A’s Checklist for Site Evaluation.|
|Victor Drouin is the President of Green Mountain Communications, Inc., located in Pembroke, New Hampshire. He began his telecommunications career in 1981 and has owned and operated Green Mountain for over 20 years. Green Mountain’s experienced team has been assessing the challenges faced by businesses and delivering communication solutions that integrate the most advanced technologies. They currently employ approximately 70 industry professionals and primarily service the Northeast Region.|