Bob Wiseman, WB3W, of Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, has been
appointed as the Interim Section Manager for the ARRL Eastern
Pennsylvania Section. He is fulfilling the current term of office
that was declared vacant by the ARRL Executive Committee of the ARRL
Board of Directors this past June. Wiseman’s interim appointment
continues through March 31, 2018. Visit the updated website:

According to the Rules and Regulations of the ARRL Field
Organization, when a vacancy occurs between Section Manager
elections, the position shall be filled by appointment by the ARRL
Field Services and Radiosport Manager in consultation with the
respective ARRL Division Director. In this case, Dave Patton, NN1N,
Field Services and Radiosport Manager, consulted with Tom Abernethy,
W3TOM, Atlantic Division Director, before making the appointment,
which is effective October 5.

Wiseman brings to the helm of the Eastern Pennsylvania Section his
past experience as Section Emergency Coordinator, District Emergency
Coordinator and Official Emergency Station.