Eric Einhorn is senior vice president of government affairs for Windstream. Einhorn is responsible for managing the company’s regulatory and legislative initiatives and strategies at the federal and state levels. He previously served as vice president of federal government affairs. He is a member of the USTelecom Board of Directors and its Executive Committee as well as the INCOMPAS Board and chair of its Strategic Policy Committee.
Prior to joining Windstream in 2006, Einhorn held positions at AT&T, SBC, and in private legal practice in New York City and Washington, D.C. He also worked at the Federal Communications Commission where he served in several roles, including chief of the telecommunications access policy division in the wireline competition bureau, and clerked for Judge Roger Strand in federal district court in Phoenix, Ariz.
Einhorn holds a law degree from Boston College Law School, cum laude, where he also served as executive editor of the Boston College Law Review, and an MBA, with distinction, from Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management. He also has a bachelor’s degree in industrial and labor relations from Cornell University.