RI ARES welcomes Tim Cashman KB1UZD as an Emergency Coordinator for Washington County in the South Kingstown area, Jeremy Taylor K1JST as an Emergency Coordinator for Kent County, and Martin Mendelson N1JMA as the Emergency Coordinator for Skywarn activities state-wide.
Tim is a long time ham who also acts as shelter manager for South Kingstown/Narragansett, as sometime Boy Scout troop leader, and otherwise savvy emergency communications operator.
Jeremy has a long background in IT, is an active ham, and is involved with the Exeter West Greenwich Schools. He has actively been helping with the development of the ARES RI membership website, coming soon.
Martin has been the Skywarn coordinator in RI for many years, and is the primary net control station for the Skywarn Net every Wednesday evening at 8:30 on the KA1RCI (look up NB1RI in updated repeater references) Network of repeaters.
All are available to assist new members.