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Cal-Ore Leadership

Ed Ormsbee, President

Ed Ormsbee is president of Cal-Ore and responsible for all operations of the company. Before being named president in 2005, Ed served over 20 years at Cal-Ore with a variety of responsibilities as a financial consultant, controller, and later as Cal-Ore's general manager.

Under Ed's leadership, Cal-Ore evolved from a local telephone company in Dorris, California, into a leading voice and data provider serving Southern Oregon and Northern California with over a 300-mile network of company-owned fiber. With this network, Cal-Ore provides traditional phone services as well as enterprise-grade fiber internet connections, voice-over-IP, online backup, and other hosted data services.

Outside of life at Cal-Ore, Ed enjoys his time in the garden, beekeeping, bird hunting, photography and time with his family.

Dan Morrison, CLEC Business Manager

As CLEC Business Manager for Cal-Ore, Dan Morrison is responsible for product development, marketing, sales and all Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC) operations. Dan has more than 20 years of leadership experience, ranging from entrepreneurial to global business environments. 

Prior to joining the Cal-Ore team in 2013, Dan held senior leadership positions in Global Information Technology for a multi-national manufacturing company. As a consumer of telecommunications services across many environments, Dan brings unique perspective and value to the services we offer.

Dan holds a bachelor of science degree from the Oregon Institute of Technology. Outside of work Dan has traveled extensively and enjoys time camping and fishing local lakes and rivers.

Bob Hensley, Operations Manager

As operations manager, Bob Hensley is responsible for installation, instruction, and day-to-day operations of Cal-Ore telephone and data services. 

Bob has more than 30 years of experience in plant and electrical engineering, drafting, and operations. Before being named operations manager in 2005, he served in two roles, both as plant engineer and engineering manager. Bob has won the Oregon Connections "Excellence in Telecommunications Award" and the California Communications Association "Industry Leadership Award."

In addition to his work at Cal-Ore, Bob is committed to the local community, having held positions with the Dorris city council, Butte Valley Ambulance Service, City of Dorris Volunteer Fire Department, Dorris Lions Club, Mountain Valley's Health Centers, and serving as mayor of Dorris for eight years. 

Bob considers Cal-Ore his extended family, but in his personal time, you can find him enjoying the company of his own family, especially his grandchildren.

Waihun Yee, Controller

As the controller for Cal-Ore, Waihun Yee is responsible for Cal-Ore's financial operations, as part of the Cal-Ore leadership team. In this role, he also oversees accounting functions, regulatory reporting, and local management duties. Waihun focuses on communicating detailed financial language and ensuring Cal-Ore success and achievements are reflected in company financials.

Prior to joining Cal-Ore, Waihun worked in the wood products industry, where he served as production supervisor, controller, and in various accounting roles for several logging and wood products companies, including The Collins Companies. 

Waihun holds a bachelor of science degree from the University of Oregon and a CPA certificate. In his personal time, Waihun enjoys the open road on his motorcycle, golfing, hunting and fishing.