AT&T* realigned responsibilities for Mike Leff, vice president - Defense, and Chris Smith, vice president - Strategy, Operations and Technology, in our public sector organization.

We're upping our game in public sector. And these leaders bring the experience and vision we need to help our public sector customers achieve their missions with innovative and modern solutions.

Mike was head of strategy and operations for our public sector organization. In his new role, he will lead our Defense business.

Mike has over 20 years of experience in the public sector marketplace. He has led teams to create innovative technology and communications solutions for Defense and Civilian government agencies.

Chris previously led technology for AT&T Public Sector. We are expanding his role to include strategic and operational planning for our organization. His team will help enhance the end-to-end service experience for our customers.

Chris is well-known in the federal technology market. His 2 decades of experience includes CIO positions with federal agencies and with a leading technology consulting company.

Mike and Chris report to Xavier Williams, president, AT&T Public Sector and Wholesale Solutions.

"Mike and Chris are proven leaders with the ability to help public sector customers use our innovative technologies and services strategically," said Xavier.

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