Westell Mourns the Sudden Passing of Board Member Robert C. Penny III

AURORA, Ill., July 25, 2023 – Westell Technologies, Inc. (“Westell” or the “Company”) (Pink: WSTL), announced today that Robert C. Penny III (“Buzz”), a member of the Westell Board of Directors, passed away unexpectedly on July 21, 2023 at the age of 70. Mr. Penny served as a Director of the Company since September 1998 and was the Chair of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee.

Kirk R. Brannock, Chairman of Westell, stated, “It has been a privilege for me and the other Board members to work alongside Buzz. We will be forever grateful to Buzz for his dedication and service to Westell and all of the Company’s stakeholders. He will be greatly missed.”

Timothy L. Duitsman, President, CEO and fellow Director, added, “We are saddened by the sudden passing of our friend and longtime board member, Buzz. He was a tremendous supporter of the Company. We will always be appreciative of his impact here, leaving a tremendous legacy for which he will always be remembered. The Westell team offers our thoughts, prayers and support to the entire Penny family.”

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Westell is a leading provider of high-performance wireless infrastructure solutions focused on innovation and differentiation at the edge of communication networks where end users connect. The Company's portfolio of products and solutions enable service providers and network operators to improve performance and reduce operating expenses. With millions of products successfully deployed worldwide, Westell is a trusted partner for transforming networks into high quality, reliable systems. For more information, please visit www.westell.com.

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Tim Duitsman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Westell Technologies