Executive Leadership Team

Dr. Kirby Godsey

Dr. Kirby GodseyChairman of the Board

Dr. Godsey served as President and CEO of Mercer University for 27 years before being named Chancellor in 2006 by the Board of Trustees. More...

James OBrien

James O'BrienExecutive Vice President and COO

O'Brien has direct oversight of Birch IT, Cloud, Engineering, and Product Development. More...


Kevin DottsExecutive Vice President and CFO

Kevin Dotts oversees all financial operations and investor relations, and corporate sourcing for the company. More...

Gordon 'Chuck' Williams

Chuck WilliamsSenior Vice President and General Counsel

Gordon “Chuck” Williams is responsible for all legal affairs, including corporate governance, legal operations, litigation and regulatory compliance at the company. More...


Michelle AnsleyVice President and CAO, Human Resources

Michelle Ansley is responsible for the management of Human Resources activities and oversight of facility management for all Birch locations. More...

Senior Leadership Team

Kevin Brand

Kevin BrandVice President, Customer Experience

Kevin Brand leads the cross-departmental team providing the Birch Platinum Experience to our existing customer base.  kevin.brand@birch.com 

Tamara Flemington

Tamara FlemingtonVice President, Engineering and Technology

Ms. Flemington leads the Canadian Technology and Engineering teams including software development, project management, billing operations and service assurance. More...

David Gibson

David GibsonVice President, Business Development

David Gibson serves as Vice president of Business Development for Birch. More...

Melanie Kreh

Joseph HainesVice President, Advanced Services & Support

Joseph Haines is responsible for all Field Operations, the Network Operations Center, and Advanced Services Activation and Support groups.


Brad SmithVice President, Alternate Channels

Brad Smith manages the national and regional channel managers for the Birch Indirect Sales Channels. More...