The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) has announced the candidates vying for one of the seven seats on a 17-member board that are up for election in 2007.
Region 1 -- representing Calif., Hawaii, Nev.
Roger L. Paul, Comcast Cable Communications (Incumbent)
Keith Vaughn, Time Warner Cable
Bob Weaver, Cox Communications
Region 2 -- representing Ariz., Colo., N.M., Utah, and Wyo.
Frank Eichenlaub, Scientific Atlanta, A Cisco Company (Incumbent)
Dan Murphy, Charter Communications
Dick Rohm, Cable One
Region 6 -- representing Minn., N.D., S.D., and Wis.
Alex Balander, Charter Communications
Aaron Johnson, Cannon Valley Cablevision
Robert Schaeffer, Technology Planners (Incumbent)
Region 9 -- representing Fla., Ga., S.C. and Puerto Rico
Stephen R. Brazil, MCR Group Inc.
John P. Weeks Jr., John Weeks Enterprises
Ken Williams, Cox Communications Inc.
Region 11-- representing Del., Md., N.J., and Pa.
Gregory D. Allshouse, Comcast Cable Communications Inc.
Harland Bergstrom, Cable Services Company Inc.
Jim Brown, AFL Communications
Director-At-Large -- representing all SCTE members (two elected here)
Thomas J. Gorman, Charter Communications (Incumbent)
Mike Hayashi, Time Warner Cable
Patrick O'Hare, Comcast Cable Communications
Mark S. Williams, Cox Communications
Ken Wright, C-COR Inc.
Rouzbeh Yassini-Fard, YAS Corporation.
SCTE members will begin casting their ballots in January. Election results will be announced by April 15.
Newly-elected directors will take office to begin their two-year terms on June 19 at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2007, set for June 19-22 in Orlando, Fla.