Telecommunications Engineer working in the International Satellite Communications industry for the past 25 years. Currently living in the Redmond, WA area. Been in the area for the past 20 years. Avid Sailor, Scuba diver, Ocean Science and environment, hiker, biker, photography, reader, Computer and occasional writer. I am active in the Western Washington Medical Services Communications Team that helps in Search and Rescue and other activities by providing communications via Amateur (Ham) Radio. Former Microsoft MVP for Windows CE. Formally worked for COMSAT/INTELSAT, GTE Spacenet, Spaceline Communications and government. Current dream is too go back and finish up a MS in Oceanography I started years ago as that is one on my on going interests and area's I support.