Harvey Arnold has been the Vice President / Engineering since November 2014 and prior to that served as the Corporate Director of Engineering for Sinclair since 1998. Before his time at Sinclair, he spent 17 years with North Carolina Public Television, managing and expanding the engineering and transmission activities of one of the largest state-wide Public Television networks in the country. Mr. Arnold has served as an engineering consultant for PBS and its member stations. He was an active member of the FCC Advisory Committee for Advanced Television Service (ACATS) to develop the ATSC standard and to implement over-the-air digital television in the United States. Mr. Arnold was the recipient of the 2013 Broadcasting & Cable Technology Leadership Award. He is a Fellow of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) and serves on the SMPTE Board of Editors. Mr. Arnold holds a BS in Communications from the University of Wisconsin and is active in many broadcast-related technical organizations such as ATSC, Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) and the Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers (AFCCE).