Brian Healey

Chief Operating Officer

Began at Northland in 1993

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Oversight and direction of various departments including Operations, Network Operations Center, Dispatching, Sales and Customer Relations, Engineering, Carrier wholesale and Customer Training.  
  • Plays a lead role in marketing, new product development and long-term corporate planning

Affiliations & Clubs:

  • President, Believe271 Foundation
  • Current 1st Assistant Chief Barneveld Fire Department (Past Chief)
  • Vice President, Prospect Volunteer Ambulance
  • Oneida County Fire Chiefs Association, Board Member
  • Oneida County Fire Advisory, Board Member
  • Fire Investigator Oneida County Origin and Cause Team
  • Leadership Mohawk Valley, Past Alumni Committee Member
  • Children's Museum, Past Board Member
  • Past District Chief Trenton Joint Fire District
  • Past United Way Young Leaders United Chairperson, Allocation Committee Member, Campaign Cabinet Member


  • "Real Heroes" Award, American Red Cross (2015)
  • "Firefighter of the Year" Award, Barneveld Fire Department (2012)
  • "Follow the Leader" Award, Leadership Mohawk Valley (2010)


  • Rochester Institute of Technology Greenbelt Certification (2008)

What do you like most about working at Northland?

    The Northland team; their dedication to making Northland a better place to work and their dedication to doing the right thing for the customer each and every day.   

Life Outside of Northland:

    I grew up and still live in Barneveld, NY with my children, Nate and Anna. I am an EMT, Firefighter and 1st Assistant Chief in the Barneveld Fire Department. In my free time, I enjoy watching our kids develop through sports, driving and restoring Model T cars.

Chief Operating Officer