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Jeffrey L. Parker has been chairman of the board and the chief executive officer since ParkerVision's inception in August 1989 and the president from April 1993 to June 1998. From March 1983 to August 1989, Mr. Parker served as executive vice president for Parker Electronics, Inc., a joint venture partner with Carrier Corporation performing research & development, manufacturing and sales & marketing for the heating, ventilation and air conditioning industry.
Recent Stock Transactions by Jeffrey L. Parker
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
06.01.17 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5,290 2.20
06.01.17 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
05.02.17 Sell 42 2.07
03.01.17 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
03.01.17 Disposition (Non Open Market) 6,530 2.15
12.01.16 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
12.01.16 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5,470 2.75
11.07.16 Sell 739 3.53
10.13.16 Sell 1,218 3.84
09.01.16 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
09.01.16 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5,470 4.69
12.11.15 Sell 1,331 1.35
09.01.15 Sell 4,021 1.70
07.15.15 Disposition (Non Open Market) 79,350 0.38
07.15.15 Option Execute 300,000 n/a
11.21.13 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 100,000 n/a
11.21.13 Disposition (Non Open Market) 27,350 3.90
10.18.12 Sell 2,100 1.60
04.17.12 Sell 110 1.13
06.04.11 Disposition (Non Open Market) 19,838 0.77
06.04.11 Option Execute 75,000 n/a
05.31.11 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,654 0.86
05.31.11 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
04.21.11 Buy 65,110 0.61 - 0.66
02.28.11 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
11.30.10 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
09.13.10 Buy 6,019 0.93
09.09.10 Buy 5,281 0.90
09.03.10 Buy 2,500 0.81
08.31.10 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
05.31.10 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
02.28.10 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
11.30.09 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
08.31.09 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
05.31.09 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
03.03.09 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 270,272 1.85
02.28.09 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
12.01.08 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
08.31.08 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,654 10.80
08.31.08 Option Execute 6,250 n/a
07.22.08 Disposition (Non Open Market) 105,000 n/a
07.22.08 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 75,000 n/a
03.05.08 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 129,200 7.74
02.11.08 Disposition (Non Open Market) 2,277,584 n/a
02.11.08 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 2,227,584 n/a
02.01.08 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 14,466 11.17
12.15.06 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 5,089 9.88
Papken S. der Torossian has been a director since June 2003. Mr. der Torossian was chief executive officer of SVGI from 1986 until 2001. Prior to his joining SVGI, he was president and chief executive officer of ECS Microsystems, a communications and PC company that was acquired by AMPEX Corporation where he stayed on as a manager for a year. From 1976 to 1981 Mr. der Torossian was president of the Santa Cruz Division of Plantronics where he also served as vice president of the Telephone Products Group. Previous to that he spent four years at Spectra-Physics and twelve years with Hewlett-Packard in a variety of management positions. From 1997 to 2001, Mr. der Torossian served on the board of the Silicon Valley Manufacturing Group. In March 2003, he joined the board of directors as chairman of Therma-Wave, Inc., a Company engaged in the manufacture and sale of process control metrology systems used in manufacturing semiconductors.
Recent Stock Transactions by Papken S. der Torossian
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
08.15.17 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
08.15.16 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
12.23.15 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 208,333 0.24
07.15.15 Option Execute 45,290 n/a
07.15.14 Option Execute 13,858 n/a
10.15.12 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
11.28.11 Buy 20,000 0.90
10.15.11 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
11.24.10 Buy 20,000 0.45 - 0.85
11.23.10 Buy 10,000 0.46 - 0.46
11.22.10 Buy 10,000 0.47
09.15.10 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.10.10 Buy 10,000 0.86 - 0.87
09.09.10 Buy 10,000 0.85 - 0.86
09.15.09 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
03.03.09 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 81,081 1.85

John Metcalf has been a director since June 2004. Since November 2002, Mr. Metcalf has been a CFO Partner with Tatum LLC, the largest executive services and consulting firm in the United States. Mr. Metcalf has 18 years experience as a CFO, most recently at ESI, a provider of high-technology manufacturing equipment to the global electronics market. Prior to ESI, Mr. Metcalf has served as CFO for Siltronic, WaferTech, Siltec Corporation, and OKI Semiconductor. Mr. Metcalf began his career at AMD, where he worked for eleven years in a number of finance managerial positions including Director & Controller of North American Operations.

Recent Stock Transactions by John Metcalf
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
08.15.16 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
07.15.15 Option Execute 45,290 n/a
07.15.14 Option Execute 13,858 n/a
02.21.13 Sell 11,093 3.30 - 3.50
02.21.13 Option Execute 11,093 0.75
10.15.12 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
07.18.12 Sell 8,000 3.10 - 3.20
07.18.12 Option Execute 8,000 0.75
07.05.12 Sell 4,000 3.00
07.05.12 Option Execute 4,000 0.75
10.15.11 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.15.10 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.15.09 Option Execute 2,500 n/a

Mr. Newman has served as Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Treasury; Chairman and CEO of Shenzhen Development Bank, a national bank in China; Chairman and CEO of Bankers Trust, an international bank based in New York; and CFO of Bank of America and of Wells Fargo Bank.  He currently serves as Chairman of Promontory Financial Group China Ltd.  Mr. Newman has previously served as a director for major public companies in the U.S., U.K., and China, and as a member of the Board of Trustees of Carnegie Hall.  He earned his BA, magna cum laude in economics, at Harvard University.  Mr. Newman has published several articles on economic matters in the U.S., China and Hong Kong and has authored two books:  Freedom from National Debt and Six Myths that Hold Back America and What America Can Learn from the Growth of China’s Economy.

Mr. Rosenbaum is the CEO of SWR Corporation, a private company that sells and markets specialty industrial chemicals, which he founded in 1994.  He served as CEO and Chairman of Rentrak Corporation, a Nasdaq publicly traded company, from 2000 to 2009 and served as the non-executive Chairman of Rentrack for two additional years. Prior to 2000, Mr. Rosenbaum practiced law and served as a Michigan state legislator where he chaired The House Judiciary Committee, was legal counsel to The Speaker of the House and wrote and sponsored The Michigan Administrative Procedures Act.  Mr. Rosenbaum earned a BS Degree from Springfield College and a JD degree from George Washington University.  Mr. Rosenbaum currently serves as President of The Providence St. Vincent Medical Foundation Council of Trustees.  He also served for eight years on the nine-member Board of Commissioners for the Port of Portland, serving as Vice Chair for the last four of those years.

David F. Sorrells has been Chief Technology Officer since September 1996 and has been a director since January 1997. From June 1990 to September 1996, Mr. Sorrells served as the engineering manager.
Recent Stock Transactions by David F. Sorrells
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
06.01.17 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3,433 2.20
06.01.17 Option Execute 12,500 n/a
03.01.17 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,082 2.15
03.01.17 Option Execute 12,500 n/a
12.01.16 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 3,419 2.75
12.01.16 Option Execute 12,500 n/a
09.01.16 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3,307 4.69
09.01.16 Option Execute 12,500 n/a
07.15.15 Disposition (Non Open Market) 52,900 0.38
07.15.15 Option Execute 200,000 n/a
06.02.14 Automatic Sell 5,000 4.95
06.02.14 Option Execute 5,000 0.89
03.03.14 Automatic Sell 5,000 4.93
03.03.14 Option Execute 5,000 0.89
12.02.13 Automatic Sell 5,000 4.50
12.02.13 Option Execute 5,000 0.89
10.23.13 Automatic Sell 10,000 7.50
10.23.13 Option Execute 10,000 0.89
10.17.13 Automatic Sell 5,000 5.25
10.17.13 Option Execute 5,000 0.89
06.04.13 Automatic Sell 1,475 4.50
06.03.13 Automatic Sell 3,525 4.50
06.03.13 Option Execute 5,000 0.89
04.17.12 Sell 110 1.13
06.15.11 Automatic Sell 5,000 0.69
06.04.11 Disposition (Non Open Market) 11,242 0.77
06.04.11 Option Execute 42,500 n/a
05.31.11 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,270 0.86
05.31.11 Option Execute 4,799 n/a
05.16.11 Automatic Sell 5,000 0.73
02.28.11 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
11.30.10 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
08.31.10 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
05.31.10 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
04.08.10 Sell 3,400 1.84 - 1.85
04.07.10 Sell 5,600 1.85 - 1.88
02.28.10 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
11.30.09 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
09.02.09 Automatic Sell 1,716 3.34
09.01.09 Automatic Sell 200 3.37
08.31.09 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
06.02.09 Automatic Sell 1,916 3.00 - 3.17
05.31.09 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
05.04.09 Automatic Sell 1,916 2.81 - 2.90
02.28.09 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
12.02.08 Automatic Sell 1,916 2.30 - 2.69
12.01.08 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
08.31.08 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,268 10.80
08.31.08 Option Execute 4,791 n/a
06.19.08 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 1,642 11.20
Robert G. Sterne has been a director since September 2006. Mr. Sterne also served as a director of ParkerVision from February 2000 to June 2003. Since 1978, Mr. Sterne has been a partner of the law firm of Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC, specializing in patent and other intellectual property law. Mr. Sterne provides legal services to ParkerVision as one of its patent and intellectual property attorneys.
Recent Stock Transactions by Robert G. Sterne
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
08.15.16 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
07.15.15 Option Execute 45,290 n/a
07.15.14 Option Execute 13,858 n/a
10.15.12 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
10.15.11 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.15.10 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.09.10 Buy 10,000 0.79 - 0.86
09.15.09 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
03.03.09 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 2,701 1.85
09.07.06 Statement of Ownership 0 n/a
Nam P. Suh has been a director since December 2003. Mr. Suh was inaugurated as President of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in July 2006. He is currently on a leave of absence from MIT where he has been a member of the faculty since 1970. At MIT, Mr. Suh held many positions including director of the MIT Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity, head of the department of Mechanical Engineering (1991-2001) director of the MIT Manufacturing Institute and director of the Park Center for Complex Systems. In 1984, Mr. Suh was appointed the Assistant Director for Engineering of the National Science Foundation by President Ronald Reagan and confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Mr. Suh is a widely published author of approximately 300 articles and seven books on topics related to tribology, manufacturing, plastics and design. Mr. Suh has approximately 50 United States patents and many foreign patents, some of which relate to plastics, polymers and design. Mr. Suh serves on two other public company boards including Therma-Wave, Inc. and Integrated Device Technology, Inc.
Recent Stock Transactions by Nam P. Suh
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
08.15.17 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
08.15.16 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
08.03.16 Disposition (Non Open Market) 2,600 6.09
07.15.15 Option Execute 45,290 n/a
07.15.14 Option Execute 13,858 n/a
10.15.12 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
10.15.11 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.15.10 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.19.08 Automatic Sell 30,456 13.66
09.19.08 Option Execute 30,456 8.60
09.18.08 Automatic Sell 4,074 13.66
09.18.08 Option Execute 4,074 8.60
01.02.08 Automatic Sell 7,000 16.12
01.02.08 Option Execute 7,000 8.60
12.21.07 Automatic Sell 14,000 13.66
12.21.07 Option Execute 14,000 4.22 - 8.66

From September 2003 to his retirement in November 2004, Mr. Hightower was the president of the Company.

Mr. Hightower was the president and chief operating officer and a director of Silicon Valley Group, Inc. ("SVGI"), from August 1997 until his retirement in May 2001.

SVGI is a publicly held Company which designs and builds semiconductor capital equipment tools for chip manufacturers.

Mr. Hightower served as chairman and chief executive officer of CADNET Corporation, a developer of network software solutions for the architectural industry from January 1996 to August 1997.

From August 1989 to January 1996, Mr. Hightower was the president and chief executive officer of Telematics International, Inc.

Recent Stock Transactions by William A. Hightower
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
08.15.17 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
08.15.16 Option Execute 20,000 n/a
07.15.15 Option Execute 45,290 n/a
07.15.14 Option Execute 13,858 n/a
10.15.12 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
10.15.11 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.15.10 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
09.15.09 Option Execute 2,500 n/a
03.19.08 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 10,000 7.40 - 7.45

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  Audit Nominating & Corporate Governance Compensation
Jeffrey L. Parker
Jeffrey L. Parker
Chairman of the Board and CEO
Jeffrey L. Parker has been chairman of the board and the chief executive officer since ParkerVision's inception in August 1989 and the president from April 1993 to June 1998. From March 1983 to August 1989, Mr. Parker served as executive vice president for Parker Electronics, Inc., a joint venture partner with Carrier Corporation performing research & development, manufacturing and sales & marketing for the heating, ventilation and air conditioning industry.
     
Papken S. der Torossian
Papken S. der Torossian
Independent Director
Papken S. der Torossian has been a director since June 2003. Mr. der Torossian was chief executive officer of SVGI from 1986 until 2001. Prior to his joining SVGI, he was president and chief executive officer of ECS Microsystems, a communications and PC company that was acquired by AMPEX Corporation where he stayed on as a manager for a year. From 1976 to 1981 Mr. der Torossian was president of the Santa Cruz Division of Plantronics where he also served as vice president of the Telephone Products Group. Previous to that he spent four years at Spectra-Physics and twelve years with Hewlett-Packard in a variety of management positions. From 1997 to 2001, Mr. der Torossian served on the board of the Silicon Valley Manufacturing Group. In March 2003, he joined the board of directors as chairman of Therma-Wave, Inc., a Company engaged in the manufacture and sale of process control metrology systems used in manufacturing semiconductors.
 
John Metcalf
John Metcalf
Independent Director

John Metcalf has been a director since June 2004. Since November 2002, Mr. Metcalf has been a CFO Partner with Tatum LLC, the largest executive services and consulting firm in the United States. Mr. Metcalf has 18 years experience as a CFO, most recently at ESI, a provider of high-technology manufacturing equipment to the global electronics market. Prior to ESI, Mr. Metcalf has served as CFO for Siltronic, WaferTech, Siltec Corporation, and OKI Semiconductor. Mr. Metcalf began his career at AMD, where he worked for eleven years in a number of finance managerial positions including Director & Controller of North American Operations.

 
Robert G. Sterne
Robert G. Sterne
Independent Director
Robert G. Sterne has been a director since September 2006. Mr. Sterne also served as a director of ParkerVision from February 2000 to June 2003. Since 1978, Mr. Sterne has been a partner of the law firm of Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC, specializing in patent and other intellectual property law. Mr. Sterne provides legal services to ParkerVision as one of its patent and intellectual property attorneys.
   
Nam P. Suh
Nam P. Suh
Independent Director
Nam P. Suh has been a director since December 2003. Mr. Suh was inaugurated as President of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in July 2006. He is currently on a leave of absence from MIT where he has been a member of the faculty since 1970. At MIT, Mr. Suh held many positions including director of the MIT Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity, head of the department of Mechanical Engineering (1991-2001) director of the MIT Manufacturing Institute and director of the Park Center for Complex Systems. In 1984, Mr. Suh was appointed the Assistant Director for Engineering of the National Science Foundation by President Ronald Reagan and confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Mr. Suh is a widely published author of approximately 300 articles and seven books on topics related to tribology, manufacturing, plastics and design. Mr. Suh has approximately 50 United States patents and many foreign patents, some of which relate to plastics, polymers and design. Mr. Suh serves on two other public company boards including Therma-Wave, Inc. and Integrated Device Technology, Inc.
 
William A. Hightower
William A. Hightower
Independent Director

From September 2003 to his retirement in November 2004, Mr. Hightower was the president of the Company.

Mr. Hightower was the president and chief operating officer and a director of Silicon Valley Group, Inc. ("SVGI"), from August 1997 until his retirement in May 2001.

SVGI is a publicly held Company which designs and builds semiconductor capital equipment tools for chip manufacturers.

Mr. Hightower served as chairman and chief executive officer of CADNET Corporation, a developer of network software solutions for the architectural industry from January 1996 to August 1997.

From August 1989 to January 1996, Mr. Hightower was the president and chief executive officer of Telematics International, Inc.

 
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