PO BOX 835387  | MIAMI, FL 33283


AUGUST 12, 2019




  President: Julio Herrera (KK4KMO) (Not Present)

  Vice President: Lloyd Kurtzman (N4LJK)

  Corporate Secretary: Joanne Carbana (KG4GKU) (Not Present)

  Public Information Officer: Dani Burrus (KJ4YVN)

  Treasurer: Lee Abrams (WB2CUW) 

  Corresponding Secretary: Lloyd Kurtzman (N4LJK)


Board of Directors:

   Jason Swift (WB0ATS)

   Ray Vaughan (KD4BBM) (Not Present)

   Bob Hernandez (KM4JAT) (Not Present)

   Erik Alexander (KN4LPP)


Website: http:/


Minutes completed by: Dani Burrus (KK4ZMF)


Prior to the start of the meeting, testing completed. Dave announced we have one new Tech. Congrats!


Lloyd called the meeting to order at 


Lloyd presided over the meeting and welcomed everyone. The meeting was not broadcast live on the air tonight from the EOC. There is testing being conducted. Everyone took turns and stated their name and call sign. 


Reading of the Minutes – Dani stated they have not been published on the website.  


Secretary – Joanne is not present, nothing to report. Llloyd asked everyone to sign in.


Corresponding Secretary – Lloyd 


Treasurer’s Report – Lee stated he finally got access to the bank account. The balance is $5,158.41 in TD Bank. $35.00 check has not been deposited. 


Website – Julio stated he cleaned up some of the menus and added to the pictures. The new membership app is to be updated. The repeater page on the website needs to be updated.


Club Elmer/PIO – Nothing to report.


Rookie Round-Up – Dani, Jason and Lloyd spoke about the event scheduled for August 18th from 


DRC Repeater Update:

147.000 – Jason stated they have figured out the electrical power issue. Issue is receiver. The repeater is currently IDing. Scheduled maintenance in September. 

146.760 – Ray stated it’s up and running, please use it!

444.200 – Merritt and Jason stated that it is up and running. 

D-Star – Julio reported the repeater is up and running, however Jason suggested that we send the repeater back to iCom. 


Net Manager – Brandon stated same net schedule is working well. Check the website and or Facebook for the Weekly Net rotation. 


Emergency Committee Chair – Nothing to report.


Presentation – No presentation for the night. 


Testing – One new Tech passed the test. Congrats!


Old Business – 

  1. Merritt has posted the Hambulance for sale asking $2000 for it, there have been no bites. 


New Business – 

  1. Coral Gables RACES meeting – Moving to the first Monday night of the month starting October. 


Lloyd pushed the Rookie Round-Up once again. 


Lloyd made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Erik and thirded by Ryan.. The DRC meeting was adjourned at 18:59. Dinner will follow.