W3BE - John B. Johnson
2008 QCWA Convention
Director 2000 - 2002
Vice-President 2002 - 2004
President 2004 - 2008
Director 2013 - 2017

JOURNAL Columnist 2000 - 2017
QCWA Hall of Fame 1995
President QCWA Chesapeake Chapter # 20 2004 - Present
President QCWA Vic Clark Chapter # 91 2002 - 2004

Vice-Chair National Conference of VECS 2008 - 2010
Member, Question Pool Committee 1999 - 2003
Dayton Hamvention Ham of the Year 1994
Former Chief, FCC Amateur and Citizens Division


W3BE

John B. Johnston
Derwood, MD 20855-1608

QCWA Life #13825
Chapters 20, 45, 91 & 222
First licensed March 15, 1954
First Call: KN2HHR     Other Calls: K2HHR K8DAI K3BNS W8BZZ

QCWA Life Member. QCWA Vice President. Past Member, QCWA Board of Directors; Recipient, QCWA Hall of Fame Award; President, Vic Clark QCWA Chapter #91; Member, QCWA Chapters 20, 32 and 128; Recipient, Dayton Hamvention Ham Of the Year; Fellow, Radio Club of America; Member - National Conference of Volunteer-Examiner Coordinators Question Pool Committee; ARRL Charter Life Member; Member and Volunteer Examiner, Laurel (MD) Amateur Radio Club; Member, Potomac Valley Radio Club; Member, Historical Electronic Museum Amateur Radio Club; Member, Old Old Timers Club; Past President, Frankford Radio Club of Philadelphia, PA; Past President, Penn Wireless Association of Bucks County, PA; Honorary member, Montgomery (MD) Amateur Radio Club; Honorary member, San Fernando Valley (CA) Amateur Radio Club. Contributing Editor, The Rules Say, QCWA JOURNAL. Columnist, Rules & Regs, WORLDRADIO. Columnist, Rules & Regs, AUTO-CALL. Following a two-decade long career in research and development engineering, principally with GE/RCA, served for 26 years with the Federal Communications Commission carrying out regulatory duties with the Office of Engineering and with the series of bureaus administering the private radio services. Positions held included Deputy Chief, Spectrum Management Task Force and Chief, Amateur and Citizens Division. First licensed as KN2HHR in March 1954. Other call signs held prior to 1976: K2HHR, K8DAI and K3BNS.

November 9, 2015