RAC Bulletin 2011-023E – Deputy Director Appointed at St. John’s AGM.
The 2011 AGM was hosted by the Society of Newfoundland Radio Amateurs [SONRA].
Atlantic Director Everett Price, VO1DK, took advantage of the recent AGM in St. John’s Newfoundland to announce the appointment of Len Morgan, VE9MY, to the newly created position of Deputy Director for the Atlantic Region.
Len is well known to the Region having served as Atlantic Director for two terms ending in December 2010. This appointment will allow for greater representation for Atlantic members. Everett, VO1DK is a resident of Newfoundland and Labrador while Len ‘s home is in New Brunswick.
The position of Deputy Director was approved by the membership at the Halifax AGM in 2010 and subsequently approved by the federal government in February 2011. The Deputy Director position provides for continuity of organization and greater access by members. The Deputy differs form the position of Assistant Director in that the inumbent fullfills the duties of Director when the Director is not available and serves as an observer at Board meetings.
Geoff Bawden, VE4BAW
President and Chair Radio Amateurs of Canada