Wayne Atwell (Deceased 2014)

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Wayne retired from GTE where he served as Director of Benefits Planning. He and his wife Eleanor live in Thousand Island Park New York (on Wellesley Island in the St. Lawrence River) for 8 months a year and on Amelia Island Florida for the winter season. Wayne and Eleanor have two daughters and three grandchildren.

Wayne was a member of the Army Security Agency from 1953 to 1957, MOS 1717 (Direction Finding). He served at Fort Devens MA, Baumholder Germany, Bremerhaven Germany and at the National Security Agency.

After leaving the service Wayne attend Hobart College (Geneva NY) using the Korea era GI Bill. For those of you old enough to remember the GE College Bowl, Wayne was a member of the undefeated team. He was also elected to Phi Beta Kappa.

Wayne was a member of NASAA since June 1998 and served on the Board of Directors from 2001 to 2007 filling the offices of Secretary and Treasurer.