Robert Leithman

Senior Vice President, Customer Experience

Robert Leithman is Uniti Fiber's Senior Vice President of Customer Experience. With more than thirty years of technology and financial management experience, Leithman currently leads Uniti Fiber's public service infrastructure group, focused on providing telecommunication service to public sector industries such as schools, libraries, healthcare facilities and military bases.

Prior to joining Uniti, Leithman served as President of Hunt Telecommunications where he was responsible for leading the company’s strategic public infrastructure growth across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. Leithman also founded Integrated Data Systems (IDS) in 1987, directing technical strategy and systems architecture. Under his leadership, the company grew to include thousands of employees and tens of thousands of customers, with a network that expanded to sixteen Mid-Atlantic and Southern States.

Leithman is active in his community, serving on non-profit boards, volunteering for the Boy Scouts of America, and was a former School Board President. He also served as a member of the Jesuit High School (New Orleans) advisory council and is currently an active board member of the New Orleans Startup Fund.