Jeff Welton is well known throughout the radio broadcasting industry for his expertise in the areas of HD Radio systems architecture, broadcasting facilities infastructure, transmitter plant maintenance, transmitter installation, site safety and host of other industry related subjects.
A skilled and engaging presenter, Jeff has a long history of providing quality education on a variety of radio industry topics. In fact, Jeff wrote the chapter on Facility Grounding Practice and Lightning Protection for the 11th edition of the NAB Engineering Handbook. In 2018, the Society of Broadcast Engineers recognized Jeff with the James C. Wulliman Educator of the Year Award. In 2019 the Association of Public Radio Engineers awarded Jeff with their prestigious Engineering Achievement Award.
In addition to his efforts educating the broadcast community, Welton works as the central U.S. regional sales manager for Nautel. He has worked for the transmitter manufacturer for nearly three decades, 17 of which he spent in field service and technical support positions.