NEW EMERGENCY COORDINATOR FOR HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY ARES/RACES APPOINTED
On Monday March 30, 2020, Bill Miller N1CDO, was appointed as the ARRL Emergency Coordinator for Hillsborough County ARES/RACES due to the declining health of Roy Drury K4DCT, who subsequently passed away on Wednesday April 1, 2020.
Miller, first licensed in 1980, has been extensively involved with ARES and MARS since he was licensed. After retiring from a career with the United States Navy, Miller moved to Ruskin, to be close to his parents, where he became involved with Hillsborough County ARES/RACES serving as the Assistant Emergency Coordinator for HF operations and most recently as the executive Assistant Emergency Coordinator. Miller is also involved with the Kings Point Amateur Radio Club serving as a volunteer examiner and taking care of several repeaters. Miller also has been providing service for several years with the annual BIke MS CItrus Tour, Miller is also an ARRL Life Member.
Miller in his professional career served in the United States Navy, having served in numerous locations and had been an Electronics and Operations instructor.