James E. 'Jim' Damron
QCWA # 37385
1010 # 63615
SMIRK # 6331
Member ARRL. Member of Kanawha Amateur Radio Club and Net Manager of the Club's Two Meter Net. Member WV State Amateur Radio Council. Member, West Virginia Amateur Radio. Official Emergency Station. Vice-President Charleston WV Area Hamfest. Volunteer Examiner. Member of Royal Order of the Wouff Hong. Member Army MARS (call AAT3DQ). DXCC, CQDX, WAS, WAC, and VUCC 6 Meters Awards.
Named "Kanawha Valley Amateur Radio Operator of the Year" in 2001 and 2014. Named "West Virginia Outstanding Amateur of the Year 2000".
Regular anchor on the weekly international ham radio "Newsline" program.
Worked in Broadcasting for two and a half decades. Operates an audio/video production business. Appears in radio and TV commercials, training videos and film as well as doing video depositions for attorneys. Acting credits include the movie "Forrest Gump" and TV series "Nashville".
March 31, 2017