Wali Muhammad, Director of Field Operations
Wali Muhammad joined the PS Lightwave team in May of 2017 as the Capital Construction Manager and was promoted to Director of Field Operations in April of 2018. Mr. Muhammad brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the PS Lightwave team.
Before joining PS Lightwave, Mr. Muhammad worked for Phonoscope Services for 15 years. In his 15 years with Phonoscope, he started as a Fiber Technician and was promoted up to General Plant Manager. As General Plant Manager, he was responsible for the day-to-day activities of a group of 43 Field Technicians. Prior to his tenure with Phonoscope, Mr. Muhammad was a Project Supervisor with Fisk Electric where his primary responsibilities were to splice fiber optic cables in both outdoor and indoor settings, read, create and maintain splicing schematics and diagrams, maintain control of outside plant activities surrounding the assigned work sites.
In his current leadership role at PS Lightwave, Mr. Muhammad oversees all outside plant construction and maintenance, ride-out design, ISP and relocations, and is responsible for supervision of the warehouse staff to make sure all day-to-day operations flow smoothly.
Mr. Muhammad lives PS Lightwave’s core values both inside the workplace and out; he has been a devoted husband for 4 years and is a volunteer AAU coach.