Mary Beth Hawkins
Mary Beth Hawkins is responsible for a team of over 300 retail employees and all of AT&T’s retail locations in Western Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut. In March 2009, Hawkins was elected president of the New England chapter for the Women of AT&T, an employee resource group representing women from all disciplines at AT&T. She joined Cellular One as a product manager in 1997 and was responsible for the initial roll-out of both the prepaid and paging product for Cellular One, upstate New York. Hawkins moved to the New England area in the spring of 1999 as a retail account executive. In 2007 she was promoted to director of sales for the indirect sales channel and took on responsibility for sales and support of our National Retail partners, including Radio Shack, Best Buy, Wal-Mart and dealer partners. Prior to joining Cellular One, Hawkins held leadership positions at a successful consumer electronics retailer in Buffalo, New York where she launched a paging reseller company and managed the retailer’s wireless business. Hawkins graduated from the University of New York at Buffalo with a bachelor’s degree in economics and currently resides in Killingworth, Connecticut.