Executive Bios

Led by co-founder Charlie Ergen, DISH's leadership team is comprised of industry veterans who put consumers first and are guiding the future of entertainment

Executive Leadership

Headshot of Charlie Ergen

Co-founder and Chairman of the Board

Headshot of Jim DeFranco

Co-founder, Executive Vice President and Director

Headshot of Erik Carlson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Headshot of John Swieringa

President and Chief Operating Officer, DISH Wireless

Headshot of Amir Ahmed

Executive Vice President, DISH TV

Headshot of Jeffrey Blum

Executive Vice President, External and Legislative Affairs

Headshot of Stephen Bye

Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer

Headshot of Tom Cullen

Executive Vice President, Corporate Development

Headshot of Brandon Ehrhart

Executive Vice President; General Counsel, Wireless; and Corporate Secretary

Headshot of Dave Mayo

Executive Vice President, Network Development

Headshot of Jeff McSchooler

Executive Vice President, Wireless Operations

Headshot of Timothy Messner

Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Headshot of Brian Neylon

Executive Vice President and Group President, DISH TV

Headshot of Paul W. Orban

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Headshot of Marc Rouanne

Executive Vice President, Chief Network Officer

Headshot of Kathy Schneider

Executive Vice President, Customer Experience Operations

Headshot of David Scott

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Headshot of Stephen Stokols

Executive Vice President, Retail Wireless

Headshot of Atilla Tinic

Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Senior Leadership

Headshot of Kannan Alagappan

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

Headshot of Jim Allen

Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer

Headshot of Kevin Arrix

Senior Vice President, DISH Media

Headshot of Paul Chapple

Senior Vice President, Retail Wireless Product

Headshot of Rob Currie

Senior Vice President, Ting Mobile

Headshot of Brent Gale

Senior Vice President, Broadcast and Spacecraft Operations

headshot of Larry Katzin

Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel

Headshot of In-Kyung Kim

Senior Vice President and Chief Solutions Engineering Officer

Headshot of Andrew LeCuyer

Senior Vice President, Programming

Headshot of Drew Major

Senior Vice President of DISH Technologies

Headshot of Dan Minnick

Senior Vice President, Software Engineering

Headshot of Paddy Rao

Senior Vice President, Technology and Strategy

Headshot of Nick Rossetti

Senior Vice President, In-Home Services

Headshot of Nick Sayeedi

Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Headshot of Satish Sharma

Senior Vice President, 5G Development & Integration

Headshot of Suresh Somasundaram

Senior Vice President, Software Engineering, SLING TV

Headshot of Seth Van Sickel

Senior Vice President, Product and Operations, SLING TV

Headshot of Lisa Walker

Senior Vice President, Manufacturing and Distribution