Claude Aiken is the President & Chief Executive Officer of WISPA, the association representing thousands of fixed wireless providers dedicated to closing the digital divide. He was named a Rising Star in the wireless industry by FierceWireless in 2018.
A leader on broadband policy, Claude joined WISPA after nearly a decade at the Federal Communications Commission. While there, he served as a trusted advisor to Chairman Wheeler and Commissioner Clyburn. He held senior leadership positions in the Wireline Bureau and Office of General Counsel, as well key as staff attorney roles throughout the Commission.
Prior to joining the FCC, he was a John Marshall Harlan Scholar at New York Law School, where he graduated with a specialization in information and technology law. Claude also holds a degree in English from Grove City College.