OUR MISSION, VISION & CORE VALUES
President & CEO
Carl Chaisson is the President & CEO of United One Communications. Mr. Chaisson has over 11 years of technical leadership experience in the field of Computer Information Systems. Mr. Chaisson has spent several of those years as a contractor deployed to locations throughout Southwest Asia to include Iraq, Afghanistan, and Kuwait engineering multi-million dollar tactical and strategic solutions for the Department of Defense (DoD) in support of the warfighter.
Mr. Chaisson holds 21 professional IT certifications from various vendors to include the International Information System Security Certification Consortium, Certified Wireless Network Professionals, CompTIA, Exin, Microsoft, NetApp, and VMware. Mr. Chaisson received his Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Florida International University's Landon Undergraduate School of Business and his Master of Business Administration from Florida International University's Chapman Graduate School of Business. Mr. Chaisson is also a Professional Genealogist certified by the Association of Professional Genealogists.
Chief Operating Officer
Ronald Chaisson is the Chief Operating Officer of United One Communications. Mr. Chaisson has over 10 years of corporate executive leadership training and management experience. Mr. Chaisson has a proven track record in operations, strategic planning, and business development.
Mr. Chaisson received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Lemoyne Owen College and his Master of Science in Strategic Leadership from New England College. Mr. Chaisson is Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certified and currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Industrial Organization.
Chief Financial Officer
Kristin Maddox is the Chief Financial Officer of United One Communications. Ms. Maddox has 8 years of experience in public accounting and is an experienced CPA who has been working with United One Communications since its inception.
Ms. Maddox received her Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi. Ms. Maddox has also been honored by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as a rising star in the accounting profession.
Vice President of Corporate Administration
Angel Chaisson is the Vice President of Corporate Administration for United One Communications. Dr. Chaisson has 21 years of experience as a lifelong educator, who has served as an adjunct professor, district executive director, and school site administration. Dr. Chaisson is also an experienced consultant in the areas of leadership and organizational management.
Dr. Chaisson holds several certifications in leadership and education. Dr. Chaisson received her Bachelor of Liberal Arts from Louisiana State University and Master of Arts in Education and Master of Science in Leadership from Nova Southeastern University’s Fischler College of Education. Dr. Chaisson also received her Doctoral in Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) and Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Curriculum and Instruction from Nova Southeastern University.
Vice President of Human Resources
Jose Rodriguez is the Vice President of Human Resources for United One Communications. Mr. Rodriguez has 6 years of experience in Human Resource Management supporting various large government technology contractors.
Mr. Rodriguez received his Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with a minor Accounting from the University of San Juan and Master of Science in Human Resource Management with a minor in Labor Negotiations from Webster University. Mr. Rodriguez is Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certified and currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Human Resource Management.
John Wilkerson Jr.
Vice President of Health Informatics
John Wilkerson is the Vice President of Health Informatics for United One Communications. Dr. Wilkerson serves as the Medical lead driving the vision and approach to integrating and optimizing data analytics strategies in UOC’s healthcare projects. With over 22 years of experience as a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon, he brings in-depth experience in understanding the data United One Communications is reporting and how the team can impact improved patient outcomes.
Dr. Wilkerson received his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Longwood University. Dr. Wilkerson received his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia. Dr. Wilkerson continued his training by completing an internship in General Surgery and General Orthopedics residency training at the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Wilkerson also has completed postgraduate training in Orthopedic Biomechanics at Virginia Commonwealth University and is an active Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.
Gary Harrison-Ducros a Legal Consultant for United One Communications. Mr. Harrison-Ducros has 25 years of experience as a corporate attorney. Mr. Harrison-Ducros has represented Fortune 500 companies, medium, and small businesses in a wide range of litigation matters, including cases involving employment, labor issues, breach of fiduciary duties, and contract damages.
Mr. Harrison-Ducros received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Unversity of New Orleans and his Master of Business Administration from Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of Business. Mr. Harrison-Ducros also received his Juris Doctorate from Tulane University Law School.