Phil Temples, K9HI, Announces Candidacy for New England Vice Director

Phil TemplesWATERTOWN, MASS: Phil Temples, K9HI, has announced that he is a candidate for the position of ARRL New England Vice Director beginning on January 1, 2022.

ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, appointed Temples as New England Division Vice Director in September, 2020 to fill the vacancy created when former Vice Director Mike Raisbeck, K1TWF, was elected as ARRL First Vice President. Temples is seeking re-election to his first full three-year term in office.

K9HI is a firm supporter of programs that focus on youth and mentorship, and is a proponent of strengthening our affiliated clubs. For many years, Phil served as a volunteer instructor at the Courage Center Handham Program radio camps in Minnesota and California. He has also served as an Affiliated Club Coordinator.

Phil currently serves on the ARRL ARISS Committee and was a member of the Field Organization Working Group. He co-founded New England Affiliated Club Coordinators  (NEACC) and was instrumental in building the current New England Division ARRL website.