Courtney has led over one hundred municipal broadband planning and implementation projects across the country. He is a Certified Fiber-To-The-Home Professional and holds several technical certifications in broadband, information technology and information security. Prior to joining Magellan, he spent six years as the CIO for the City of Palm Coast. During this time, he planned and built the first true City-owned open-access network in the Southeast. Through his leadership, the network grew to serve government, business, education and healthcare needs across the City, saving these organizations millions of dollars and providing gigabit connectivity to meet the community’s needs. Courtney holds an MA in Information Technology Management and a BS in Computer Science from Webster University.