Nex-Tech to Participate in NTCA Smart Rural Community Forum in D.C.

April 24, 2024

From 9:30 a.m. Central Time to noon on May 1st, Nex-Tech will join federal policymakers, Smart Rural Community℠ providers, other broadband leaders, and NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association leadership in Washington, D.C., for “Smart Communities in Conversation”.

This program will focus on the role that community-based providers like Nex-Tech in building, sustaining, and advancing rural communities. The Rural Broadband Association (NTCA) will be livestreaming the program at

Are you a concerned citizen or business, community leader, county leader, Mayor, City Administrator, or City Council member, or do you simply want to learn more?
You are invited to register to watch the live stream using this link:

For more information contact Friday Otuya, Community Engagement Specialist.
785-639-8698 /

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Friday Otuya
Community Engagement Specialist

Friday Otuya /əoTU:ya:/ drives our multifaceted community economic development efforts and is the Nex-Tech contact for all our loan and grant programs. His vision is to position Nex-Tech as the community economic development partner of choice in Kansas for federal, state, and local stakeholders.  He lives with his wife and son in Hays, KS.

Weekdays: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.