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Here are pages for our local and functional Chapters in addition to the Maynard-centric HQ.

New Hampshire chapter existed circa 1993, is now in its second incarnation and members are enjoying summer social events.  Contact: Ava Schutzman at ava@decconnection.org.

South Florida/Snowbirds, centered around Boynton Beach FL.   ava@decconnection.org.  

Pittsburgh PA (Contact: Mary Cozma mjcoz5@verizon.net) had its first reunion in December 2010.

The Carolinas Chapter began in October 2009.  Their second reunion event on 21 Nov 2013 was organized by Zul Abbany, who lives in the Raleigh NC area.  To join this group contact Zul at zabbany@nc.rr.com. If you live near Greenville SC please also contact Lou Greer at  lougreer797@cs.com

  • Washington, D.C. (DC, MD, VA, WV) If you're interested please email member Charlotte Cocke Conley at charlottecconley@gmail.com who will organize. If you know any ex-DECcies in this area please contact to ask them to contact Charlotte. thanks!
  • Central FL - an HP Retiree Group (for which we qualify as members) is being started at The Villages, meeting quarterly for lunch. Contact Judy Donohue, 352-603-3941, HPFloridaretirees@gmail.com

There are several local DEC groups who maintain their own interest lists and membership and run their own reunions, which we feature, including:

Functional Groups - We know of 4, no doubt many more exist:

  • Field Service/Software Services in Stow-Marlboro MA area.
    • Meet twice a year (June and December) at the Bolton Tavern in Marlboro MA. 
    • Organizer is Tavo Diaz, 508-361-1682, tavo@tavodiaz.com

    • Here is a photo from June 2016 get-together

  • Public Relations in Maynard MA area.
    • Organized by Dave Price, davep116@gmail.com  •  978-502-7672
    • Photo from October 2015 get-together 

  • BOIS (Business & Office Information Systems)

International - the Digital Interest List page - has links to DEC groups worldwide and other USA groups.  Truly the DECworld page!

Chapter 1776 is the original DRA group, which met in Sudbury MA.  This group phased out with the incarnation of the DEC Connection Board of Directors, who plan events centered in the Maynard area.


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