Former Executive Chairman
Frontier Communications Corporation
Maggie Wilderotter is the former executive chairman of Frontier Communications, one of the nation’s largest broadband, video and voice companies. She served as chairman and CEO from 2006 to 2015, and as executive chairman from April 2015 to April 2016.
Previously, Wilderotter was the senior vice president of business strategy and oversaw the worldwide public sector at Microsoft. Prior to Microsoft, she was president and CEO of Wink Communications Inc., leading efforts to develop low-cost, end-to -end e-commerce systems, executive vice president of national operations for AT&T Wireless Services Inc., CEO of AT&T’s aviation communications division, and senior vice president of McCaw Cellular Communications Inc.
Wilderotter serves on the boards of Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, DreamWorks Animation, Juno Therapeutics, and Costco Wholesale Corporation, Inc. She is a member of the board of trustees of The Conference Board, and currently serves on President Obama’s Commission on Enhancing National Security. She is a member of the executive committee of Catalyst, the leading nonprofit organization with a mission to expand opportunities for women in business. Wilderotter is also a member of the board of directors of Women in America, Business Council and the Committee of 200.
Wilderotter holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Holy Cross College. She was awarded an honorary doctor of engineering degree, honoris causa, from the Stevens Institute of Technology.