UScellular Appoints Adriana Rios Welton as General Counsel
CHICAGO (August 15, 2023) – UScellular (NYSE: USM) announced today that Adriana Rios Welton has been appointed to the role of General Counsel. She joined UScellular in June 2022 and will continue in her role as chief of government affairs.
“Since joining UScellular over a year ago, Adriana has been providing exceptional leadership while guiding us with outstanding legal counsel,” said Laurent “LT” Therivel, president and CEO of UScellular. “Additionally, she has been a leading advocate for advancing UScellular’s regulatory and policy efforts to help bridge the digital divide.”
Welton has more than 11 years of legal counsel experience. She earned a bachelor’s degree in politics from Princeton University in Princeton, N.J., and holds a juris doctor from Duke University Law School in Durham, N.C.
UScellular is the fourth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to help customers stay connected to the things that matter most. The Chicago-based carrier provides a strong, reliable network supported by the latest technology and offers a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers’ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations. Through its After School Access Project, the company has pledged to provide hotspots and service to help up to 50,000 youth connect to reliable internet. Additionally, UScellular has price protected all of its plans, promising not to increase prices through at least the end of 2024. To learn more about UScellular, visit one of its retail stores or www.uscellular.com. To get the latest news, visit newsroom.uscellular.com.