Kenneth R. Meyers
President and Chief Executive Officer
Kenneth R. Meyers is president and chief executive officer of U.S. Cellular, a position he has held since June 2013. He brings more than 25 years of leadership experience at U.S. Cellular and Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) to the position and is focused on growing the business by delivering the best wireless experience for customers. He will leverage strategic and operational insights to continue to improve the execution of the company's customer-centric business plan.
Most recently, Meyers was the executive vice president and chief financial officer of TDS. His career with U.S. Cellular began in 1987, and he held several executive leadership roles within the company, including executive vice president and chief financial officer. Meyers is also on the board of directors of both TDS and U.S. Cellular.
Before joining U.S. Cellular, Meyers worked for Imi-Tech Corporation, a start-up manufacturer of advanced materials, where he served as controller, treasurer, and vice president of finance. Prior to that, he held several positions, including division controller and audit manager, with the Marmon Group and Trans Union Corporation.
Meyers, a certified public accountant, earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Loyola University in Chicago and a master's degree in business administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. He is married and has two adult daughters.