Research Park at Florida Atlantic University
Lonnie Maier is Vice President, Enterprise Sales & Marketing, Fibernet Direct, responsible for the Florida market. Under her leadership, new business revenues have grown exponentially. Prior to joining Fibernet Direct, she served as Director of Enterprise Sales at Nortel, and held previous roles as founder of Maier & Associates, an independent telecommunications consulting firm, and Area VP, Large Business Sales, at BellSouth Business Systems where she worked in various capacities for over 17 years.
Lonnie’s passion for results is evidenced in her work and also in the business community as she continues to volunteer in multiple capacities. She is a member of the Leadership Florida Class XXXV and currently serves as an appointee on the board for the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University, where she has been a member and Past Chair since 2007. She also is an appointed board member of the Greater Ft. Lauderdale Alliance (formerly the Broward Alliance) and Vice Chair of the Governor’s Council. Lonnie previously served the Alliance in various capacities, up to and including Chairman, from 1996 - 2004. Lonnie had the privilege to serve as Vice Chair of VisionBroward, a 20 year community visioning project from 2002 – 2004. Her experience with VisionBroward was at a crucial time for South Florida, and positioned her to better understand the factors impacting long-term growth in our vibrant community.
Lonnie holds a Masters of Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University and earned her undergraduate degree from Florida State University.
Board Term: 6/2/2015 - 6/2/2019