SEC FORM 4 SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Beckett Thomas

(Last) (First) (Middle)
PO BOX 459

(Street)
EDINBURG VA 22824

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
SHENANDOAH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CO/VA/ [ SHEN ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
08/01/2018
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common 08/01/2018 A(1) 12.1212 A $33 12.1212 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. Shares received in lieu of director fees.
Raymond B Ostroski Attorney in Fact for Thomas Beckett 08/01/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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POWER OF ATTORNEY

Know all by these present that the undersigned hereby 
constitutes and appoints each of Christopher E. 
French and Raymond B. Ostroski, as the undersigned's
true and lawful attorney-in-fact to: 1)	Execute 
for and on behalf of the undersigned, in
the undersigned's capacity as a Director of Shenandoah 
Telecommunications Company (the "Company"), 
Forms 3, 4 and 5 in accordance with Section 16(a) 
of the Securities  and Exchange Act, and the 
Form 10-K or any other Securities 
Exchange Act filings as may be required by the rules 
thereunder ("SEC Filings"); 2)	Do and perform 
any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned
that may be necessary or desirable to complete and
execute any such SEC Filings, complete and execute any
amendment or amendments thereto, and timely file such
forms with the United States Securities and Exchange
Commission ("SEC") and any stock exchange or similar
authority; and 3) Take any other action of any type 
whatsoever in connection with the foregoing that,
in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of
benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally required
by, the undersigned, it being understood that the 
documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf 
of the undersigned pursuant
 to this Power of Attorney 
shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and
conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in
such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

The undersigned hereby grants to each such 
attorney-in-fact full power and authority to do 
and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever 
requisite, necessary or proper to be done in the 
exercise of any of the rights and powers herein 
granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the 
undersigned might or could do if personally present, 
with full power of substitution or revocation, hereby 
ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact
shall lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of 
this power of attorney and the rights and powers 
herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that 
the foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such 
capacity at the request of the undersigned, are not 
assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the 
undersigned?s responsibilities to comply with SEC 
rules or associated SEC Filings.

This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force 
and effect until the undersigned is no longer 
required to execute SEC Filings of the Company 
in his/her role as a Director of the Company, 
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a 
signed writing delivered to the foregoing 
attorneys-in-fact.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused 
this Power of Attorney to be executed as of 
this 1st day of May, 2018.

					
Signature: /s/ Thomas A. Beckett							

					
Print Name: Thomas A. Beckett