Mike Stanley is the current general manager at Surry Telephone Membership
Corp. Mike began at STMC as a central office switchman in 1969.
Just four years later, he was promoted to central office supervisor,
then became plant/engineering manager in 1977 and general manager
Mike is the company's ambassador to universal communications,
having served on the National Telephone Cooperative Association
Futures Committee and Wireless Committee, as well as the board of
the North Carolina Telecommunications Industry Association, where
he has been both vice president and president. He is a former member
of the Carolina/Virginia Telephone Association.
Mike graduated from Surry Central High School and
entered the Army joining the Signal Corps in 1966. There he worked
with modern communications equipment during the Vietnam War Era.
Mike and his wife Peggy reside in Dobson.