In her new role, Van Buskirk is tasked with driving sales growth and overseeing operations for the mobility and entertainment businesses in the region, which includes 14 states and the District of Columbia.
“I’m excited to join this team of world-class employees who provide millions of customers an exceptional wireless experience every day,” she said in a statement. “I look forward to serving our Northeast region customers as our business continues to evolve.”
Van Buskirk, who is relocating to New Jersey with her family, has received honors in her career that include the 2015 Womenetics POW! Hall of Fame; one of the 2015 Influential Women in Wireless by Fierce Wireless; one of the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology by the National Diversity Council; a Top 100 Under 50 from DiversityMBA; and a 2013 Bronze Stevie Award as female executive of the year from Women in Business.