Past Presidents

GardenState Amateur Radio Association

Past Presidents

Throughout its history, the GardenState Amateur Radio Asociation has been honored to have many outstanding radio amateurs serve as an officer of the club and help make the club the success that it is today.

The following list of Presidents served the GSARA with honor and distinction.

Year

Callsign

Past President

Comments

1950

W2BTG

Waldron Kennison

First GSARA President

1951

W2FZY

Ed Chinnock

Famous Dxer, now Silent Key

1952

K2BX

Merril Beam

Silent Key

1953

W2DME

Phil Peterson

Silent Key, Founder

1954

W2OUS

Eric Leavens

Silent Key

1955

KB2X

Merril Beam

Silent Key, second term

1956

W2GUM

Tony Colagouri

Silent Key, 2008

1957

W2CQB

Bob Brandt

Silent Key

1958

W2JTJ

Pete Czerwinski

Designer of the Beer Can Vertical

1961

WA2GQZ

Joe Eschelbach

Silent Key

1970

W2UEZ

Bill West

Silent Key, rejuvenated GSARA

1971

W2UEZ

Bill West

Silent Key, second term

1973

W2TT

Walt Werner

Silent Key, formerly W2DVR

1974

W2TT

Walt Werner

Silent Key, second term

1975

W2QS

Dave Henderson

Silent Key, formerly W2QND

1976

W2QS

Dave Henderson

Second term

1977

WA2RJU

John Orr

1978

WA2ESZ

Leo Deeny

Now living in New Hampshire

1979

WA2DJN

Dave Ottenberg

1980

KG2U

Bill Saker

Silent Key, formerly WA2ETA

1981

N2PB

Pete Becker

Silent Key

1982

KE2V

Vince Rosati

1983

N2CUJ

Al Lombardo

1984

KA2F

John King

1985

WB2CIF

Larry Bailey

1986

KY2S

Ken Hampton

1987

W2RRX

Jerry Havel

Silent Key

1988

N2DPC

Jon Lowing

1989

K2CTJ

Mike Begala

Silent Key, served in many capacities

1990

KD2EV

Wayne Bennett

1991

KA2F

John King

Second term

1992

K2LG

Al Allen

Silent Key

1993

W2GEZ

Don Venberg

Silent Key

1994

W2OD

Bob Buus

Historian, Editor, formerly WA2HVA

1995

KB2NXA

Rich DiFiore

Silent Key

1996

W2KQ

Joe Dreifuss

Formerly WA2GSY

1997

N2XWA

Laurie Korkowski

1998

KG2CN

Rich Rohloff

1999

N2PVP

Mario Sellitti

2000

KG2NV

Don Pingitore

2001

KC2Q

Mike DiPersio

2002

N2KQ

Shirley Holzberg

Formerly KC2APV

2003

WA2FVL

Jack Keating

Silent Key, first Term

2004

WA2FVL

Jack Keating

Silent Key, second Term

2005

N2LXM

Jeff Harshman 

 First Term

2006

N2LXM

Jeff Harshman 

Second Term

2007

N2LXM

Jeff Harshman 

Third Term

2008

N2LXM

Jeff Harshman 

Fourth Term

2009

W2XYZ

Frank Wroblewski 

First Term

2010

W2XYZ

Frank Wroblewski 

Second Term

2011

W2XYZ

Frank Wroblewski

Third Term

2012

W2XYZ

Frank Wroblewski

Fourth Term

2013

W2XYZ

Frank Wroblewski

Fifth Term

2014

KA2F

John King 

Third Term (also 1984 & 1991)


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These pages were originally created by Ed Kracum, WB2COP (SK)

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