W4DOD: Dan O’Donovan
QTH: Dandridge (Muddy Creek) Jefferson County
I serve as the RACES Officer for Jefferson County and the Emergency Coordinator for Jefferson County ARES (JCARES).
I am a Life Member of the ARRL and a member of Middle East Tennessee Emergency Radio Service (METERS ) in Knoxville. I’m active with various public service (Communications) events including the annual Covenant Health Marathon in Knoxville, the Annual Tour de Cure NDA race and the Annual Strawberry Plains half marathon.
I hold FAA Commercial pilot, instrument and multi-engine ratings in both Fixed and Rotary Wing (helicopter) aircraft and I am a member of the U.S. Army Aviation Association as well as the U.S. Army Security Agency Association.
My interset in amateur radio dates back to my teen age years as well as during active militay service in the signals intelligence and electronic warfare arena.