Don Doty

FDH - Velocitel, Inc.
Cedar Hill, TX

Don Doty has been in the tower industry for 40 years. He is Vice President of Operations at FDH – Velocitel, Inc. Don is an active participant in the tower industry and works to promote change for the benefit of the industry through his involvement with several associations, including the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE).

A Founding NATE Member, Don has served as Chairman of the Board, Vice Chairman, and is the past Chairman of the OSHA Relations Committee for ten years. Currently, Don serves on the NATE Legislative & Regulatory Committee, NATE OSHA Relations Committee and the ASSE A10.48 Communication Tower Committee developing a new tower standard.

Don was an active member of the Tower Erection Task Group assigned by the Advisory Council on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) in Washington, D.C. and was also a participant in the Steel Erection Negotiated Rule Advisory Committee (SENRAC) for the U.S. Department of Labor. Don recently completed service as a member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) TR14.7 Committee for Tower Design and Chaired the Safety Facilities Task Group. Currently, Don also serves as President of the National Wireless Safety Alliance (NWSA) Board of Directors.

Speaking Topics

  • NATE
  • National Wireless Safety Alliance
  • Wireless Infrastructure
  • Communications Tower Construction
  • Broadcast Industry
  • Worker Certification
  • Industry Standards
  • General Industry Training
  • Contractor Qualification
  • Legislative & Regulatory Policy
  • Fall Prevention & Rescue Training