Mike Alexander

Principal and Owner, Level Engineering LLC

Mike Alexander is principal and owner of Level Engineering LLC, providing consulting services to the telecom industry for growth, expansion, construction planning, management, and execution.  Formerly SVP of Market Expansion and Construction for Altice USA, Mike has built and led strong engineering and construction teams for 35 years with responsibility for budgeting, forecasting, and project analysis; driving results and a record of delivering measurable value.

Mike has broad experience in the field, including plant upgrades, new technology deployments, and enterprise-wide work stream strategy and coordination.  He has designed and deployed the first and largest public cable WiFi network (to which he holds 3 patents), and the first GPON FTTH deployment in the US by a major Multi-System Operator.  He continues to support the industry via providing insight and guidance to the expansion of services to underserved areas of the country for equitable delivery of broadband services.  An advocate of DE&I, Mike held an Executive seat on Altice’s D&I Council, and the Black Employee Affinity Network (BEAN).

Mike continues to be devoted to his local community, where he is President of Lakeview Public Library Board of Trustees, co-founder of Lakeview Civic Association, and a lifetime member of NAACP, Lakeview Branch.  He has a passion for art, music, and cars; and continues to participate in street art shows and gallery exhibitions, loud Blue Note jazz sessions, and touring about at local car shows.  But mostly, Mike keeps grounded with his wife, family, and grandchildren, from who he learns the little things that he appreciates the most!