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Stephen Weiss Elevated to Senior Member, IEEE

June 1, 2017

The Institute of Electric and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) has elevated Stephen Weiss to Senior Member grade. The IEEE requires significant contributions to the field as well as reference letters from three existing Senior Member grade peers. Stephen has been a practicing electrical engineer (EE) for more than thirty years and has also taught a graduate level telecommunications transmission course at Barry University in Miami. As the engineering lead at CWA he has worked on a myriad of communication systems for a variety of clients across North America.

Todd Ellis Joins CWA

May 1, 2017

Todd Ellis, PMP has joined Clifton, Weiss & Associates as their Manager of RF and Systems Integration. Mr. Ellis has over 30 years of experience in telecommunications, marketing, and business planning. He has worked with numerous cooperative, municipal, and investor-owned electric, water and gas utilities both in North America and abroad.

Mr. Ellis has done extensive RF planning and design work relating to a Positive Train Control (PTC) system for the world's largest passenger railroad. He has direct experience in Smart Grid systems, SCADA, and back office software system integration. He has an extensive communications background including propagation prediction, design, system integration, and product development for wireless and fiber optic systems. A member of the IEEE and the author of 17 different articles for various periodicals, Mr. Ellis also holds a patent for intelligent street lighting. Mr. Ellis and his wife Stacey reside in nearby Lansdale, PA.