Cole Crews recently joined UScellular as Private Cellular Network Lead Subject Matter Expert. Cole is a seasoned expert having spent nearly a decade working for the Internet of Utilities and is now in the cellular industry serving utility clients.
Previously, Cole spent his formative years as Senior Network Engineering working for Ameren. Cole deployed the first utility private LTE network in the United States. The main use case for the private LTE network was distribution automation. Private cellular networks are now poised to become the enabler for utilities to deploy distribution automation, along with the many use cases they may need.
Cole holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology from Southern Illinois University.