RF Micro Devices Adds Leonberger to BOD

September 24, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

RF Micro Devices Inc. (Greensboro, NC) announced that Frederick Leonberger has been named a member of the board of directors. His appointment is effective immediately. Leonberger is senior vice president and chief technology officer of JDS Uniphase Corp. He is responsible for technology strategy and is very involved in mergers and acquisitions, research and development, and the intellectual property activities of JDS Uniphase.

Dave Norbury, CEO of RF Micro Devices, said, "We are pleased to welcome Fred Leonberger to our board of directors. Fred is a proven technologist with an extensive and distinguished record of achievements in the communications industry. We anticipate Fred's technological background will serve to benefit the ongoing development of our technology roadmap and we look forward to his contributions to the board of directors."