District 14 has appointed Peter Aronstam KW5PA as the ARES Emergency Coordinator for the Harris County NW Unit. Peter is very radio-active. He was first licensed in the early 1970's.This appointment is effective January 7 2018. Thank you Andrew Bounds KD5CQ for 14 months of temporary EC duty. Andrew never missd a report deadline.

District 7 Emergency Coordinator Ken Malgren K7MAL has appointed Marida Favia del Core Borromeo KD5BJ as the ARES Emergency Coordinator for Lee County. Marida brings a wealth of relationships with county officials and an enthusiasm for the position. Please welcome her as she begins this important position! This appointment is effective December 4 2017. Thank you Pat Patrick KD5ZRH for your continuing service to the amateur radio community.