About the Rocky Mountain Section

Rocky Mountain Section

The Rocky Mountain Section has been a thriving part of The Geological Society of America since 1948. Please explore the links at right and below to learn more about the benefits we offer our Section members.

 

2018–2019 Section Officers

Officers (3 Members)

Terms: Chair—1 year, Vice-Chair—1 year, Secretary—4 years

Chair:

Thomas Williams
University of Idaho
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Chair-Elect:David Marchetti
 

David Marchetti
Western State Colorado University
+1-970-943-2367

Vice-Chair:

Harland Goldstein
U.S. Geological Survey, Denver CO
+1-303-236-5506

Secretary:
First year of 4-year term 

Shannon Mahan
US Geological Survey
+1-303-236-7928

Management Board (5 Members)

Includes the section officers, the immediate past chair, and one voting member appointed by the chair.

Past Chair:

Janet Dewey
University of Wyoming
+1-307-223-2265

Member-at-Large:

Alexis Ault
Utah State University
+1-757-784-6452

GPPC Representative:

Art Snoke
University of Wyoming
+1-307-223-2295

GSA Councilors:

Claudia Mora

Student Advisory
Council Representative:

Olivia Terry
University of Wyoming

Membership 4,281 voting members of the Section as of 29 December 2017.

Region

In the United States:

The states of Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming, and that part of Arizona north of 35 degrees North Latitude.

In Canada:

The provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan.

In Mexico:

The state of Chihuahua.