President and Chief Executive Officer, HickoryTech
Director Since January 2006
John Finke is president and chief executive officer at HickoryTech Corporation. Finke has more than 30 years of experience in the telecommunications industry and has been with HickoryTech since 1996. He served as HickoryTech’s chief operating officer and executive vice president from 2005 to 2006, its president of Telephone Operations from 2003 to 2005 and as president of HickoryTech's Network Design and Operations Division from 2000 to 2003. Prior to joining HickoryTech, he held numerous engineering and management positions with GTE Telephone Operations and Contel of Indiana.