About PARA


OfficeElected Member
PresidentDarren Dixon
Vice-PresidentJohn Horgas
SecretaryBob Snyder
TreasurerJason Terosky


Committee NameChairMembers
Fundraising Committee


Team NameCoordinatorAssistant Coordinators
Emergency Communications TeamBob SnyderDarren Dixon, Scott Rummings

Event Coordinators

Emergency Communications ConferenceJan, May, & SepBob Snyder
ARRL Simulated Emergency TestApr & OctBob Snyder
YMCA 5K/10K Walk/RunMayDick Thompson
Heritage Days BoothJulDarren Dixon
PA Public Lands RideSepJason Terosky

Resource Managers

Emergency Communications CenterPhilipsburgDarren Dixon
VHF Repeater – 146.430 MHzRattlesnakeEd Hinkle
UHF Repeater – 443.425 MHzRattlesnakeGreg Guise
GMRS Repeater – 462.550 MHzRattlesnakeBob Snyder
GMRS Repeater – 462.575 MHzPhilipsburgBob Snyder
GMRS Repeater – 462.600 MHzSandy RidgeBob Snyder
GMRS Linking StationAllportBob Snyder
EchoLink Node – 146.430 MHzAllportBob Snyder
Digital Node – W3PHB-1 (APRS)West Decatur
Digital Node – W3PHB-3 (BBS)RattlesnakeChad McKissick
Digital Node – W3PHB-7 (Packet)RattlesnakeChad McKissick
Digital Node – W3PHB-10 (Winlink)RattlesnakeChad McKissick
Website – mvrn.orgBob Snyder
Website – w3phb.orgBob Snyder



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