amateur of the year 2018 val hotzfeld NV9L

amateur of the year 2018 val hotzfeld NV9LThe Hamvention® Awards Committee announced Valerie Hotzfeld, NV9L, Crescent City, Illinois, is “Amateur of the Year” for  2018.

First licensed in 2006, Valerie Hotzfeld is very active in local Amateur Radio clubs & ARES.

When she “discovered” HF, she became obsessed with DXing and contesting.

She invites new hams to her station to DX or contests.