FEBRUARY MEETING GUEST SPEAKER: ARRL Pacific Division Director Kristen McIntyre (K6WX)
Mark you calendar now: Friday, February 19 at 7:30pm.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet Ms. Kristen McIntyre (K6WX), our ARRL Pacific Division Director and learn the latest about what’s on the horizon for ARRL, Amateur Radio and the FCC changes.
Kristen McIntyre, K6WX, has been interested in radio since she was about 5 years old. She started in Amateur Radio in 1979 getting her ticket while at MIT. Kristen has worked in many diverse areas from analog circuit design to image processing to starting and running an ISP. She is currently working at Apple in Core Networking, and spent many years at Sun Microsystems Laboratories where she was researching robustness and emergent properties of large distributed computer systems. She is a long time denizen of Silicon Valley and has worked at or consulted for many of the usual suspects. Kristen is an active ham and loves to chase DX on HF with her Elecraft K2 which she built while visiting her mother in Florida. She is ARRL Pacific Division Director, former president of the Palo Alto Amateur Radio Assoc. for 12 years, and is active in many local clubs. Kristen was inducted into the CQ Amateur Radio Hall of Fame in 2017.
Look for the Zoom access on the K6BJ Groups.io e-mail reflector closer to the date.