RAC supporting nomination of Tim Ellam, VE6SH/G4HUA for IARU Presidency

The Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC) notes that the International
Amateur Radio Union (IARU), of which RAC is a member society, has
advised that Timothy S. Ellam, VE6SH/G4HUA and Ole Garpstead, LA2RR,
have been nominated for president and vice-president, respectively,
for 2014-2019. They are currently serving a five year term in those

Their nomination is supported by the board of directors of the Radio
Amateurs of Canada and at the February 20th, 2014 board meeting the
board directed the president to vote by written ballot supporting the
reelection of these individuals. The new term begins May 9, 2014.

An international consultation produced no additional nominations for
these positions.

The IARU is the international association representing amateur radio

Geoff Bawden, VE4BAW
President and Chair RAC