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Bill Morine, N2COP

A Note to All ARRL Members in the Roanoke Division:

To keep moving forward with VISION, LEADERSHIP, and EXPERIENCE for the 21st Century, PLEASE VOTE to re-elect Bill Morine, N2COP, as Vice Director of the ARRL Roanoke Division. More information about my candidacy follows here:


My commitment is more than just to keep ARRL as the world’s foremost authority on Amateur Radio. My goal is to convince government officials, educators, ARRL members, hams who are not members, and the general public that Amateur Radio is a vital national and community resource which responds effectively in times of need, and serves as a springboard for scientific exploration and career development through a fun-filled hobby and service, and that the recognized leader for Amateur Radio is ARRL.
  • ARRL Life Member
  • Licensed since 1970
  • Progressed through all five former license classes — Novice, Technician, General, Advanced and Extra


  • Vice Director — Roanoke Division (2016 to present)
  • North Carolina Section Manager (2010-2014)
  • North Carolina Section Public Information Coordinator (2005-2010)
  • North Carolina Section Public Information Officer (1999-2005)
  • ARES™ Assistant Emergency Coordinator — New Hanover County, North Carolina (1993-Present)
  • Member — ARRL Administration & Finance Committee (2016-2017)
  • Board Liaison to the national ARRL Public Relations Committee (2018 to present)
  • Member — Public Relations Committee (2005-2015), Chairman three years
  • Volunteer Examiner — have served in 49 sessions


  • 2012 Roanoke Division Service Award
  • 2001 Philip J. McGan Silver Antenna Award for outstanding public relations on behalf of Amateur Radio


  • Staff Member K2BSA at 2001 and 2005 Boy Scout National Jamborees. Part of team which helped 2,000 Scouts earn the Radio Merit Badge
  • Through Boy Scouts and STEM educational programs (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) have helped almost 300 youth earn their initial Amateur Radio license and upgrades


  • Married for 36 years to world’s greatest XYL, Pam
  • Two sons — both Eagle Scouts and hams. Reid (W4RSM) and Grant (W4GHM)
  • Independent Financial Planner since 1992
  • Previous executive positions at AT&T, AT&T International, Western Electric and StatGraphics
  • Graduate of Tufts University and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
  • Other hobbies: railfan and antique clock collector
  • More info on my QRZ.COM N2COP page. Doctor Jim also has more info on his QRZ.COM N2ZZ page in addition to his N2ZZ qsl.net page

I appreciate your vote to keep ARRL moving forward. If you choose to vote for me, PLEASE ALSO VOTE FOR JIM BOEHNER, N2ZZ, who is running for re-election as ARRL Roanoke Division Director. HE AND I ARE A GREAT TEAM! And, by the way, if you’re not already a League member, please click here and become one. Many thanks and 73 de Bill N2COP

Many thanks to:

  • The good folks at  qsl.net  for providing webhosting for the Amateur Radio community.
  • All of the wonderful volunteer hams who help make the Roanoke Division special.
  • You, of course, for visiting!

Last updated on September 29 2018.