“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed. It is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

While RUCKUS is a market leader in edge networking solutions, it’s our people that make the difference! This was never more the case than our dedicated and seasoned Federal region team, whose mission is to deliver a better user experience for your agency. RUCKUS networks enables federal organizations to update their network in a scalable, cost-efficient and secure manner by offering a certified portfolio of wired and wireless connectivity solutions and services fit for purpose. Contact us today to see what a difference we make for your agency operations!

Sales Team

John McDonald FED Region Director

John Finfrock DoD, Intel Sales Executive

Bill Mackiewicz Federal Healthcare Sales Executive

Joe Patti DoD Sales Executive

Chad Patterson DoD/Intel/NASA Sales Executive

Kayndra Vawter Associate Territory Manager

System Engineering

Brian Wright Director

Grant Busby Sr. Engineer

Rick Macchio Consulting Engineer

Jim Malone Systems Engineer

Michael Selheim Consulting Engineer

Ed Wyatt SE Manager

John Gatewood Systems Engineer


Joe Muscarella Director


Mike Kearns FED Practice Manager

Business Development

Bruce Caridi Manager

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RUCKUS builds and delivers purpose-driven networks that perform in the tough environments of the industries we serve. Meet our team to find out how we can help you advance in the federal space

Meet RUCKUS sales team

Additional Resources
Blog: Harnessing the Power of IoT in the Federal Landscape, Part 1

As federal agencies increasingly adopt IoT technologies, the need for a network that delivers robust connectivity and top-tier security becomes critical.

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Case Study: Reliable WiFi and CBRS for Airforce Base Operations

The U.S. Air Force needed an extraordinary level of coverage for large, metallic structures like hangars and warehouses. Read how RUCKUS access points delivered both Wi-Fi and private LTE connectivity over CBRS bands.

Federal Certifications

Meeting federal security certification requirements is critical for our customers to defend against ever- present hacking attempts. We offer a RUCKUS portfolio of switches, wi-fi access points, and controllers that meet these standards. Go to our certifications page here