Young YL Anna Veal, WØANT
Live ham radio show by W5KUB 2015-08-25
Guests on Amateur Radio Round table Anna Veal, WØANT, and her father, Paul Veal, NØAH.
The 2015 Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year award was presented to Anna at the Huntsville Hamfest on her 15th birthday. Don't let Anna's age fool you! She has accomplished more in 15 years than most of us accomplish in our adult lives, including:
Licensed in amateur radio at 8 years old,
Mastered CW and received a vanity call from the FCC by 4th grade.
Active in DX contesting and works in CW.
Travelled to Costa Rica to participate in the TI5 Youth Adventure Team.
Co-founded a youth ham radio club in her high school.
Received the 2011 Rocky Mountain Division Young Ham of the Year Award.
Received the Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year award 2015.
Received the ARRL Hiram Percy Maxim award in 2014.
American Diabetes Association Youth Ambassador. To contribute towards her cause for fighting type one diabetes, please visit her qrz.com page.