Women in Fiber

Exclusive Luncheon
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
11:30 am – 12:45 pm


Make plans to attend the Fiber Broadband Association’s Women In Fiber (WIF) Group exclusive luncheon taking place at the annual Fiber Connect 2021 conference and exhibition, July 27-28 at the Gaylord Opryland Convention center in Nashville, Tennessee.  This members-only luncheon is your opportunity to contribute to the FBA’s focus on the different roles and careers for women in fiber, telecom, tech, and construction. Join Women in Fiber Here.

Women in Fiber Vision Statement

We believe the world is a better place when women’s voices are heard. We believe companies are more successful when women are allowed to reach their full potential. We believe it is up to us to help identify, develop and promote women in the Fiber Broadband industry as well as technology, telecommunications, construction and manufacturing. We pledge to use this forum to help women succeed in the Fiber Broadband industry.


  • Demonstratethe verifiable link between women in leadership and improved business performance.
  • Identify our own potential leaders.
  • Represent women in fields where women are not often well-represented.
  • Highlight different career paths for women within fiber, telecommunications and technology.
  • Identify challenges particular to women in the workforce in these industries and possible solutions.



Featured Speaker:


Jennifer Fritzsche
Managing Director
Greenhill & Company

Jennifer Fritzsche is Managing Director and Head of North American Communications Infrastructure and Services for Greenhill & Co. Prior to this role, she was CFO, Manager & Board Member of Canopy Spectrum – a company focused on the wireless spectrum space. Prior to Canopy she served as Managing Director and Senior Equity Analyst at Wells Fargo Securities for 25 yrs where she has focused on the Telecommunication Services, Cable, Data Center and Tower sectors. During her tenure at Wells, Jennifer received top rankings from Institutional Investor in the Communications Infrastructure space in each of the last 4 years (2017 – 2020). Jennifer has made numerous media appearances and has often been a guest on Bloomberg and CNBC. She also speaks at many of the industry and trade conferences and often is asked to participate in many Washington, D.C. regulatory telecom seminars and events. In addition to her role at Canopy Spectrum, she is a Senior Fellow at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and also serves on the boards of Dycom Industries (DY) and Wireless Telecom Group, Inc. (WTT).