John F. McKlosky
Oxford Who’s Who has inducted John F. McKlosky into the highest Professional Distinction “Top Tier of Excellence Lifetime Achievement Recognition” due to his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Fiber Network Services. Mr. McKlosky has displayed his expertise in communications and fiber networking for over 30 years. Mr. John F. McKlosky is one of few special honorees distinguished based on his professional accomplishments, academic achievements, years of service, and credentials he provided. Mr. McKlosky has traveled all over this continent, Japan & South Korea providing a variety of fiber expertise to numerous telecommunications companies and various US military branches. It's been both a personally and professionally rewarding pursuit as well as a big part of his success and happiness in life. Mr. McKlosky has recently installed & terminated two new fiber cables on the UW Oceanography ship Thomas G. Thompson. Mr. John F. McKlosky is a seasoned professional Optic Fiber Conference attendee since 1994 and truly is an expert in the Fiber Network World.
John F. McKlosky is the Fiber Network Specialist at the University of Washington where he spends his time designing, provisioning, creating and managing a multitude of large fiber networks and connectivity both on and off campus. His range of fiber network responsibilities include networking sites in Tacoma, Bothell, Olympia, Portland OR, Yakima and Spokane for state managed systems and K-20 services. Mr. McKlosky started his career in fiber optics in 1985 at a technical school in Colorado. Mr. McKlosky has instructed courses and lectured at different colleges and universities. He has traveled to South Korea and Japan to do fiber training for the American military. Mr. McKlosky attends the Optic Fiber Conference every year since 1994 and plans to continue working at the University of Washington until retirement. Also very noteworthy is the fact that Mr. McKlosky owned MON-ARC from 2000-2006 where he provided high level expertise for fiber network installation, testing and emergency restoration services. Mr. McKlosky also founded the technical training program, providing a variety of accredited/certified hands-on courses to a multitude of communications companies and individuals nationwide.