History

The above picture (from about 1937) is that of CQ Hall of Famer, and NW Division Director, Rush Drake, W7RM, (then W7ESK)

History of Northwestern Division Directors:

Karl W. Weingarten, W7BG Jul 1, 1924 to Jan 1, 1933
Ralph Gibbons, W7KV Jan 1, 1933 to Jan 1, 1941
Karl W. Weingarten, W7BG Jan 1, 1941 to Jan 1, 1947
Harold W. Johnston, W7DXF Jan 1, 1947 to Jan 1, 1949
R. Rex Roberts, W7CPY Jan 1, 1949 to Jan 1, 1965
Robert B. Thurston, W7PGY Jan 1, 1965 to Dec 31, 1980
Mary E. Lewis, W7QGP Dec 31, 1980 to Jan 1, 1987
Rush Drake, W7RM Jan 1, 1987 to Dec 31, 1989
William R. Shrader, W7QMY Dec 31, 1989 to Jan 1, 1991
Mary E. Lewis, W7QGP Jan 1, 1991 to Jan 1, 1995
Mary Lou Brown, NM7M Jan 1, 1995 to Dec 3, 1998
Greg Milnes, W7OZ Dec 3, 1998 to Dec 17, 2005
Jim Fenstermaker, K9JF Dec 17, 2005 to Jan 17, 2014
Jim Pace, K7CEX Jan 17, 2014 to Jan 1, 2019
Mike Ritz, W7VO Jan 1, 2019 to Present