The Beacon Council Spotlights Member Maria Johnston (LB XXXI)
THE BEACON COUNCIL SPOTLIGHTS MEMBER MARIA JOHNSTON
Maria Johnston (LB XXXI) is Regional Director at AT&T in the External Affairs department. Johnston has held various other positions with the company including Sales and Marketing, Operations, and Customer Service. She started her career in 1981 with Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph, in Miami. She holds the technical certification of Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) since January 1996.
In her current role Johnston is responsible for interfacing with the local municipal governments as well as representing AT&T on several non profit boards such as the South Florida Hispanic Chamber and the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce.
"I am privileged to be working with the team at The Beacon Council as an Executive Board Member representing AT&T. The work being done at The Beacon Council allows the community to grow and prosper by marketing Miami-Dade County's unique qualities to the world. For us at AT&T, Miami-Dade is one of the most active markets in the country, not only in terms of network growth but in technology adoption. There is no question that this wonderful community is the place 'where worlds meet' and we at AT&T are honored to contribute to its economic growth."