Leadership 2017

President:  James Reeves, KF4AQO - First licensed in 2005, James holds an Extra class license. His interests include emergency communications. James serves as the Club's VE Coordinator and is also sponsor of an amateur radio club in the middle school where he teaches science.
   
Vice President:  Gerald Hallman, KM4AAA - First licensed in 2014 as a General class licensee at a club VE session, Gerald has interests in emergency communications, teaching radio info to Scouts and involving family and friends in the hobby. He knows the benefits of amateur radio in disaster situations and encourages gaining knowledge for emergencies. He looks forward to DXing and communication worldwide and making friends.
   
Secretary:  Janna Tolbert, KJ4ESB - First licensed in 2008 at a club VE session, Janna holds an General class license. She was introduced to Amateur Radio at an emergency preparedness fair and saw it as a way to combine her interest in preparedness with public service. She considers Amateur Radio as a continuing education. She is a member of the VE team and a member of ARES.
   
Treasurer:  Nola Geeter, KG4OVO - First licensed in 2001, Nola holds a Technician class license which she earned at a Club VE session.  She served on the Executive Committee for several years before becoming Treasurer.  Her interests include public service and making new friends through Amateur Radio. Since Nola's interest was piqued after participating in Field Day in 2001 and she determined to get her license, she considers Field Day as a must-do event every year.
Public Service Coordinator:  Bob Herrin, KE4JLL - First licensed in 1994, Bob holds an Extra class license. He is a past president of the Athens Radio Club and has served the club as Public Information Officer. Bob's interests include emergency communications and public service. Bob is also a member of the volunteer examiner team and is Amateur Radio Emergency Service Emergency Coordinator for Jackson and Banks Counties.
   
Hams Helping Other Hams Coordinator:  Rick Waters, WA4ERS, is a licensed General Class radio operator since 2015. His radio days go back the the 1970s as a college FM station operator. He is a member of ARES and participates in volunteer work for 5K races, as well as UGA graduation and football games. Rick is also a member of the Volunteer Examiner team. He enjoys teaching about ham radio to the UGA OLLI organization, helping bring new people into the hobby.
   
Liaison to ARES, Red Cross, Athens-Clarke County Emergency Management, and the University of Georgia:  Ed Rollor, N4ZRA - First licensed in 1966 as WN4HKW, Ed holds an Extra class license. He is the Emergency Coordinator for Clark County Amateur Radio Emergency Service and is a past president of the Athens Radio Club. In addition to emergency communications, Ed's interests include public service and digital modes. Ed is also a member of the volunteer examiner team.
   
Club Past President:  Erwin Greene, W4EEG (formerly KG4WGZ) - First licensed in 2002, Erwin holds a General class license. He is a club past president. His interests include public service, DXing and contesting.
   

Updated 5/16/2017