"Bio: David Shoaf
With a background in RF and audio engineering, David opted to build computer products for data centers for the next 30 years. David has worked in every facet of designing, building and running computing systems typically found in data centers today. He has served in product management, sales, standards committees and in distribution management throughout his career. David retired from HP in 2005.
After a career in the computer industry, David came back to his roots in RF with Elecraft. He first received his First-Class Radiotelephone license in 1978. David received his Extra Class ticket as KG6IRW in 2000. A former denizen of Silicon Valley, David has worked for Elecraft for over 5 years and lives in Watsonville, California, with his wife, Sharon, also a retired HP engineer. Sharon and David have 1 son and 2 grandsons.