|Team Member Bio -> Phil Maag|
Ayersville Telephone Company - Secretary/Treasurer and General Manager
Mr. Phil Maag joined Ayersville Telephone Company in 2003 as the company’s Secretary/Treasurer and General Manager. Phil began his telecom career in 1995 at Columbus Grove Telephone Company, instituting their Internet services program. He was promoted to Assistant Manager in 1998, and then to Manager in 1999 after the sale of the Company to FairPoint Communications, Inc. Later in 1999, he was appointed Director of Operations Ohio for FairPoint, which is the parent company of Columbus Grove and Orwell Telephone Companies. Phil was promoted to General Manager for Ohio and Pennsylvania operations for FairPoint in 2002.
Phil is Board Member of the OTA, as well as, a member of the Policy Planning and the Small Company Committees of the Association, serving as the latter’s past Vice-Chairman and Chairman. He is a trustee of Ohio Small Local Exchange Carriers Association, serving as past Chairman. Phil has been a Board Member of Com Net Inc. since 2005, serving on the Finance and Audit Committee.
Phil holds a degree in Computer Electronics from Owens Community College. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and the Gulf War. He is a member of the American Legion and a Life Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and Disabled American Veterans.