Committees

Make an impact in our Society by serving on a committee.

As a member-led organization, your committee involvement is essential to furthering GSA's mission. GSA prioritizes creating and maintaining an environment in which all have an opportunity to participate and are valued for their skills, experience, and unique perspectives.

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Nominate for committee and council positions, or view current open positions.

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Nominations deadline is 15 June 2023


Questions?

Contact Darlene Williams, dwilliams@geosociety.org.

Committee Rosters 2022-2023

 

GSA Representatives, Members, and Conferees to Other Organizations

Section E; International Programs (CAIP)

Section E: Geology and Geography
Melanie Brandt, GSA Executive Director

GSA Representatives to the AAAS Consortium of Affiliates for International Programs (CAIP)
GSA Representative, Alexander Bump, 1 Jan. 2018–31 Dec. 2021
GSA Liaison: Melanie Brandt, GSA Executive Director

The purpose of the committee is to collect books and journals from retired or deceased geologists, and distribute them overseas to universities in developing nations where they will be put to good use. The goal of the committee is to, through collaboration, collect a broad spectrum of geological reference materials from areas in the U.S. and Canada to stock overseas libraries.

Environmental Geoscience; Government Affairs; Member Society Council

GSA Representative to the AGI Environmental Geoscience Advisory Committee

Mark Gabriel Little

GSA Member of the AGI Member Society Council

Mark Gabriel Little

GSA has three representatives (commissioners) each year and one representative-elect on the NACSN. The term is for three years. Appointments terminate and commence at the end of the NACSN annual meetings which are held during GSA Annual Meetings. The representative-elect takes office one year following his/her appointment.

Name Position
Gordon C. Baird 2020-2023
Jim Lehane 2021-2024
Frank R. Ettensohn 2022-2025

GSA has three representatives (commissioners) each year and one representative-elect on the NACSN. The term is for three years. Appointments terminate and commence at the end of the NACSN annual meetings which are held during GSA Annual Meetings. The representative-elect takes office one year following his/her appointment.

Name Position
Richard Ortt AASG Representative
Karan Berry AASG Representative
William R. Lund GSA Representative (1 July 2019-30 June 2022)

The mission of the USNC/SS is to promote the advancement of soil science in the United States and throughout the world in order to strengthen U.S. soil science as a contributor to the international scientific community and to inform the U.S. scientific community of soil science activities carried out elsewhere in the world. As such, it works to promote and facilitate participation of all U.S. soil scientists in the IUSS.

GSA Liaison - 

IDFullNameCompanyPositionRankTermStartTermEndPhoneProductCodeCommitteeDescriptionEmail
1121432Scott F. BurnsPortland State UnivDept GeologyChair17/1/20226/30/2023(503) 725-3389COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

burnss@pdx.edu
1999934Madeline E. SchreiberVirginia TechCouncilor417/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mschreib@vt.edu
1121432Scott F. BurnsPortland State UnivDept GeologyQuaternary Geology & Geomorphology Division Representative667/1/20206/30/2023(503) 725-3389COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

burnss@pdx.edu
1321464Eileen D. GilliganEileen D. Gilligan, Ph. D., Inc.Environmental & Engineering Geology Division Representative667/1/20206/30/2023(315) 677-7868COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

egilliga@twcny.rr.com
9219021Dr. Kathryn Jeanne Murdock1075 Worcester StreetMember-at-Large Industry1277/1/20216/30/2024(508) 479-8835COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

kmurdock@exponent.com
2005285Dr. Steve J. Van der Hoven Member-at-Large Industry1277/1/20206/30/2023(309) 830-4094COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

sjvanderhoven@gmail.com
9274411Jonas Toupal Member-at-Large Student1307/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

toupal@sas.upenn.edu
9083651Mr. Matthew W. DawsonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1404/21/2022 (303) 357-1025COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mdawson@geosociety.org
9162005Debbie MarcinkowskiGeological Society of America FoundationInvitee1406/25/2016 (303) 357-1047COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dmarcinkowski@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9190903Mrs. Jennifer Lynn NocerinoGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1497/1/2011 (720) 883-6613COMMITTEE/ACADEM_APPLDAcademic and Applied Geoscience Relations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with strengthening and expanding relations between GSA members in applied and academic geosciences. Proactively coordinates the Society's effort to facilitate greater cooperation between academia, industry, and government geoscientists. This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee members will review and rank applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Award in April or will create a subcommittee for this activity. The subcommittee will comprise a minimum of 4 committee members or 2 committee members and 2 members chosen from related GSA group, such as the Energy Division. The application review and ranking process involves reviewing cover letters and two letters of recommendation for each candidate and ordering the applications in accordance with application quality.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be committed to developing a better integration of applied and academic science in GSA meetings, publications, short courses, field trips, and education and outreach programs. Members must also be active in one or more GSA Divisions. Professional Interests: Environmental & Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology, Karst, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology, Structural Geology & Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jnocerino@geosociety.org
9108687Michael A. NorderThe Geological Society of AmericaMember-at-Large1261/1/202312/31/2023(303) 357-1029COMMITTEE/AH_ETHICSAd Hoc Committee on EthicsAd Hoc Committee On Ethics, established in January 2018; mnorder@geosociety.org
2012583Jennifer C. McIntoshUniversity of ArizonaChair & Member-at-Large17/1/20226/30/2023(520) 626-2282COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

jenmc@email.arizona.edu
9075267Abhijit MukherjeeDepartment of Geology and GeophysicsCouncilor412/22/20226/30/20259007228876COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

amukh2@gmail.com
9081510Robinson CecilCSU-NorthridgeTechnical Program Chair607/1/20226/30/2023(818) 677-7009COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

robinson.cecil@csun.edu
1119980Dr. patrick Albert burkhartpo box 27 302 n main stTechnical Program Vice-Chair617/1/20216/30/2023(724) 421-9941COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

patrick.burkhart@sru.edu
9051534Amy L. Brock-HonUniv Tennessee - ChattanoogaTechnical Program Past Chair627/1/20226/30/2023(435) 425-4409COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

amy-brock-hon@utc.edu
1157250Prof. Philippe ClaeysPleinlaan 2, VUB Vrije Universiteit BrusselMember-at-Large1267/1/20196/30/2023026293394COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

phclaeys@vub.be
9110123Kristen L. CookTelegrafenbergMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2025033128828829COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

kristenlcook@gmail.com
2012399Dr. Saugata DattaUniversity of Texas at San AntonioMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2026(210) 458-4752COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

SAUGATA.DATTA@UTSA.EDU
2012583Jennifer C. McIntoshUniversity of ArizonaMember-at-Large1267/1/20196/30/2023(520) 626-2282COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

jenmc@email.arizona.edu
9102822Tiffany RiveraWestminster CollegeMember-at-Large12610/1/20206/30/2024(208) 761-8299COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

trivera@westminstercollege.edu
1774744William W. SagerUniversity of Houston Department of Earth and Atmospheric ScMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2025(713) 743-3108COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

wwsager@uh.edu
9159093Juliet Rose Ryan-DavisCaltechMember-at-Large Student1307/1/20216/30/2023 COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

jrd@caltech.edu
1240536Dr. Barbara L. DutrowLouisiana St. UnivInvitee1407/30/20226/30/2023(225) 578-2525COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

dutrow@lsu.edu
9279349Courtney MinoGeological Society of AmericaInvitee14010/27/2022  COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

cmino@geosociety.org
9080737Justin M. Samuel, PGGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1407/7/2022 (303) 357-1026COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

jsamuel@geosociety.org
9115821Nancy WrightThe Geological Society of AmericaInvitee1407/1/2018 (303) 357-1061COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

nwright@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9261083Rebecca FazzariThe Geological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor/ Liaison1421/7/2019 (303) 357-1058COMMITTEE/ANNUAL_PROGRAMAnnual Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee is charged with increasing the quality of the annual and other Society-sponsored meetings in terms of science, education and outreach. Evaluates the technical and scientific programs annually to identify modifications necessary for accomplishing the Society's long-range goals. Conducts short and long-range planning for the Society meetings as a whole, and develops a long-term logistical plan/strategy for the technical programs of Society meetings and other Society-sponsored meetings.

Committee Requirements:

The membership should reflect the global nature of the geological sciences, including disciplinary and employment background.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets for 1 ½ days in February each year in Boulder, CO and briefly meets during the Annual Meeting. Communicates through GSA Connected Community.

rfazzari@geosociety.org
9108950Prof. Carol Denison FrostU Wyoming Geology & GeophysicsCouncilor417/1/20226/30/2023(307) 745-3719COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

frost@uwyo.edu
9083219Whitney M. BehrDept. of Earth SciencesMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025(078) 346-3460COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

wbehr@ethz.ch
1061725Vickie C. BennettAustralian National University Research School Earth SciencesMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/202561-2 61255509COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

vickie.bennett@anu.edu.au
1071576M. E. Bickford Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023N/ACOMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mebickfo@syr.edu
1290110David M. Fountain Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023 COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dmfountain@comcast.net
9181674Jerry X. MitrovicaHarvard University Earth and Planetary SciencesMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(617) 496-2732COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jxm@eps.harvard.edu
9132757Prof. Brad S. SingerUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(262) 501-7733COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

bsinger@wisc.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/DAY_MEDALArthur L. Day Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Arthur L. Day Medal. This award recognizes outstanding distinction in the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems, with no restriction to the particular field of geologic research.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of those who have made “distinct contributions to geologic knowledge through the application of physics and chemistry to the solution of geologic problems.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
2002782Brian G. KatzGSA TreasurerGSA Treasurer367/1/2022 (850) 766-7192COMMITTEE/AUDITAudit CommitteeThe Audit Committee recommends the selection of an outside auditing firm, approves the overall scope of the audit, reviews the independent auditor's assessment of the adequacy of internal controls systems, reviews the annual financial statements and accompanying audit report, and directs any special investigations deemed necessary by the Council. The Audit Committee reports its findings both orally and in writing to the GSA Council at the fall meeting. In addition to its GSA role, the Audit Committee performs the same function for the GSA Foundation, taking its direction from the Board of Trustees of the Foundation and reporting to that board.bg_katz@hotmail.com
1247950Margaret R. EggersEggers Environmental, Inc.Councilor417/1/20206/30/2023(760) 757-7711COMMITTEE/AUDITAudit CommitteeThe Audit Committee recommends the selection of an outside auditing firm, approves the overall scope of the audit, reviews the independent auditor's assessment of the adequacy of internal controls systems, reviews the annual financial statements and accompanying audit report, and directs any special investigations deemed necessary by the Council. The Audit Committee reports its findings both orally and in writing to the GSA Council at the fall meeting. In addition to its GSA role, the Audit Committee performs the same function for the GSA Foundation, taking its direction from the Board of Trustees of the Foundation and reporting to that board.meggers@eggersenv.com
9139974Susan Stover, PGEmerita, Kansas Geological SurveyCouncilor417/1/20226/30/2025(785) 554-7609COMMITTEE/AUDITAudit CommitteeThe Audit Committee recommends the selection of an outside auditing firm, approves the overall scope of the audit, reviews the independent auditor's assessment of the adequacy of internal controls systems, reviews the annual financial statements and accompanying audit report, and directs any special investigations deemed necessary by the Council. The Audit Committee reports its findings both orally and in writing to the GSA Council at the fall meeting. In addition to its GSA role, the Audit Committee performs the same function for the GSA Foundation, taking its direction from the Board of Trustees of the Foundation and reporting to that board.SusanStover@ku.edu
9296967Lang FarmerUniversity of ColoradoMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/AUDITAudit CommitteeThe Audit Committee recommends the selection of an outside auditing firm, approves the overall scope of the audit, reviews the independent auditor's assessment of the adequacy of internal controls systems, reviews the annual financial statements and accompanying audit report, and directs any special investigations deemed necessary by the Council. The Audit Committee reports its findings both orally and in writing to the GSA Council at the fall meeting. In addition to its GSA role, the Audit Committee performs the same function for the GSA Foundation, taking its direction from the Board of Trustees of the Foundation and reporting to that board.lang.farmer@colorado.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/AUDITAudit CommitteeThe Audit Committee recommends the selection of an outside auditing firm, approves the overall scope of the audit, reviews the independent auditor's assessment of the adequacy of internal controls systems, reviews the annual financial statements and accompanying audit report, and directs any special investigations deemed necessary by the Council. The Audit Committee reports its findings both orally and in writing to the GSA Council at the fall meeting. In addition to its GSA role, the Audit Committee performs the same function for the GSA Foundation, taking its direction from the Board of Trustees of the Foundation and reporting to that board.mbrandt@geosociety.org
9293990Anita Monk-RyanGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor/ Liaison1425/25/2021 (303) 357-1019COMMITTEE/AUDITAudit CommitteeThe Audit Committee recommends the selection of an outside auditing firm, approves the overall scope of the audit, reviews the independent auditor's assessment of the adequacy of internal controls systems, reviews the annual financial statements and accompanying audit report, and directs any special investigations deemed necessary by the Council. The Audit Committee reports its findings both orally and in writing to the GSA Council at the fall meeting. In addition to its GSA role, the Audit Committee performs the same function for the GSA Foundation, taking its direction from the Board of Trustees of the Foundation and reporting to that board.amonkryan@geosociety.org
2009764Nathan A. NiemiUniversity of MichiganCouncilor417/1/20216/30/2024(734) 764-6377COMMITTEE/GEOMAP_AWARDBascom Mapping Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Florence Bascom Geologic Mapping Award. This award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be knowledgeable in the field of mapping

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

naniemi@umich.edu
2011103Eugene Szymanski, Ph.D. Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(785) 727-9257COMMITTEE/GEOMAP_AWARDBascom Mapping Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Florence Bascom Geologic Mapping Award. This award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be knowledgeable in the field of mapping

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

eugenes@utah.gov
2001539Dr. William M. Andrews, Jr.Kentucky Geological SurveyMember-at-Large Government1277/1/20206/30/2023(859) 323-0506COMMITTEE/GEOMAP_AWARDBascom Mapping Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Florence Bascom Geologic Mapping Award. This award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be knowledgeable in the field of mapping

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

wandrews@uky.edu
9258643Mr. Michael R. Cornyn Member-at-Large Industry1277/1/20206/30/2023(337) 344-0177COMMITTEE/GEOMAP_AWARDBascom Mapping Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Florence Bascom Geologic Mapping Award. This award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be knowledgeable in the field of mapping

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

graymr51@bellsouth.net
9169684Ms. Ellen Ari LamontBureau of ReclamationMember-at-Large Student1307/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/GEOMAP_AWARDBascom Mapping Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Florence Bascom Geologic Mapping Award. This award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be knowledgeable in the field of mapping

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

ellenalamont17@gmail.com
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/GEOMAP_AWARDBascom Mapping Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Florence Bascom Geologic Mapping Award. This award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be knowledgeable in the field of mapping

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/GEOMAP_AWARDBascom Mapping Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Florence Bascom Geologic Mapping Award. This award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be knowledgeable in the field of mapping

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
1627847Maureen A. MuldoonWI Geological & Natural History SurveyChair17/1/20226/30/2023(608) 265-8181COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

muldoon@wisc.edu
9064330Dr. Candace L. Kairies-BeattyWinona State University GeosciencePast Chair67/1/20226/30/2023(507) 474-5789COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

ckairiesbeatty@winona.edu
9224126Monica Elizabeth DixUS EPAChair-elect117/1/20226/30/2023(414) 573-7334COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

monica.e.dix@gmail.com
1033400Dr. Christopher M. BaileyWilliam & MaryCouncil Liaison447/1/20226/30/2025(757) 221-2445COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

cmbail@wm.edu
9231966Hannah Palmer, Ph.D.Congressional Science FellowCongressional Science Fellow567/15/202212/31/2023 COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

hmpalmer4@gmail.com
9200117Michael O'Connor Recent Congressional Science Fellow597/1/20226/30/20256313572522COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

mtoconnor12@gmail.com
9313039Sarah J. Ryker, Ph.D.USGS Assoc. Director for Energy & Mineral ResourcesUSGS Representative8111/15/2022 703-648-5210COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

sryker@usgs.gov
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1407/1/2013 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

slofton@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9155436Kasey S. WhiteGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor/ Liaison1427/1/2012 (202) 669-0466COMMITTEE/CONG_SCI_FELLCongressional Science Fellowship Selection Committee

The responsibility of the Selection Committee is to review all applicants and nominees for the GSA Congressional Science Fellowship, and select the Fellowship recipient.

Note: This committee is a subcommittee of the Geology and Public Policy Committee.

kwhite@geosociety.org
9142606Dr. Angel A. Garcia, Jr.James Madison University - Geology and Environmental ScienceChair & Member-at-Large17/1/20226/30/20235405686567COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

garci4aa@jmu.edu
9073720Prof. Katharine W. Huntington Councilor417/1/20206/30/2023(617) 669-9858COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

kate1@uw.edu
9149839Rachel Eleanor Bernard Member-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

rbernard@amherst.edu
9094492Joshua W. BondeNevada Science CenterMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025(702) 468-2500COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

joshua.bonde@nvscicenter.org
1144547Rufus D. Catchings Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(650) 439-2749COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

catching@usgs.gov
9266858Claudia R. CoronaCU Boulder, HydrogeologyMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(213) 822-6905COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

clco6964@colorado.edu
9142606Dr. Angel A. Garcia, Jr.James Madison University - Geology and Environmental ScienceMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/20235405686567COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

garci4aa@jmu.edu
9174296Dr. Daniel Enrique Ibarra, Ph.D.Brown UniversityMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(650) 714-5097COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

daniel_ibarra@brown.edu
9172285Zakiya Celeste Shivji Member-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

zakiya.shivji@gmail.com
9255917Russell E. Stands Over Bull Member-at-Large Industry1277/1/20206/30/2023(406) 672-7121COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

russell_stands@msn.com
9208342David M. DavisRutgers UniversityMember-at-Large Student1308/22/20196/30/2023(404) 709-5865COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

dmd7274@gmail.com
9256203Nan StoutGSAInvitee1406/11/2021 (303) 357-1012COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

nstout@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1402/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9305971Elizabeth LongGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/1/2022  COMMITTEE/DIVERSITY_GEODiversity in the Geosciences Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee initiates activities and programs that will increase opportunities for people of ethnic minority, women, and persons with disabilities including raising awareness in the geosciences community of the positive role these groups play within the geosciences. The committee is also charged with stimulating recruitment and promoting positive career development for these groups. Some current programs and awards that this committee is responsible for include the On To the Future program, Bromery Award for Minorities, and minority scholarships (dependent on funding).

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with the employment issues these groups face; expertise and leadership experience in such areas as human resources and education is also desired.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electonically.

elong@geosociety.org
2000379Jean C. HsiehSedimentary Geology ConsultantsCouncilor417/1/20216/30/2023 COMMITTEE/CURTIS_MEMDoris M. Curtis Memorial Fund for Women in Science Award

Committee Charge

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the Outstanding Woman in Science Award.

jean.hsieh@sedimentarygeology.com
9139974Susan Stover, PGEmerita, Kansas Geological SurveyCouncilor417/1/20216/30/2023(785) 554-7609COMMITTEE/CURTIS_MEMDoris M. Curtis Memorial Fund for Women in Science Award

Committee Charge

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the Outstanding Woman in Science Award.

SusanStover@ku.edu
2009791Dr. Kathleen DeGraaff Surpless Councilor417/1/20226/30/2024(210) 999-7365COMMITTEE/CURTIS_MEMDoris M. Curtis Memorial Fund for Women in Science Award

Committee Charge

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the Outstanding Woman in Science Award.

ksurples@trinity.edu
9116477Dr. Timothy H. DixonUniversity of South FloridaMember-at-Large1261/25/20236/30/2025 COMMITTEE/CURTIS_MEMDoris M. Curtis Memorial Fund for Women in Science Award

Committee Charge

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the Outstanding Woman in Science Award.

thd@usf.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/CURTIS_MEMDoris M. Curtis Memorial Fund for Women in Science Award

Committee Charge

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the Outstanding Woman in Science Award.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/CURTIS_MEMDoris M. Curtis Memorial Fund for Women in Science Award

Committee Charge

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the Outstanding Woman in Science Award.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
1240536Dr. Barbara L. DutrowLouisiana St. UnivGSA President217/1/20206/30/2023(225) 578-2525COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dutrow@lsu.edu
9141098Lynsey E. LeMay Southeastern Section Representative717/1/20216/30/2025(757) 825-3630COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

lemayl@tncc.edu
1990011Dr. Wendi J. W. WilliamsSouth Texas College Physical Sciences and EngineeringSouth-Central Section Representative717/1/20216/30/2025(956) 872-8319COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

wwilliam@southtexascollege.edu
9241418Jessica BerssonArizona State UniversityGraduate Student Representative817/1/20216/30/2023 COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jbersson@asu.edu
9078878Dr. Wendy BohonNASAInformal Science Educator Representative817/1/20226/30/2026(323) 854-7727COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

wendy.m.bohon@nasa.gov
1999938Michele Lynn CookeUMass GeosciencesGraduate Educator Respresentative817/1/20226/30/2026(413) 577-3142COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

cooke@umass.edu
1260027Johan EriksonSaint Joseph4-Year College Faculty Representative817/1/20196/30/2023(207) 409-7886COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

johanperikson@gmail.com
9291328Meghan Hope Krueger Undergraduate Student Representative817/1/20226/30/2024(920) 420-9451COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mhopekrueger@gmail.com
9248491Andrea Mangold Pre-College Educator (K-12) Representative817/1/20216/30/2025(215) 983-7309COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

amangold@crsd.org
9133349Becca WalkerMt. San Antonio College2-Year College Faculty Representative817/1/20216/30/2025(909) 594-5611COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

walkerbecca@gmail.com
9082372Renee M. ClaryMississippi State UniversityMember-at-Large1267/1/20196/30/2023(662) 325-5924COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

rclary@geosci.msstate.edu
9191754Lisa Lundgren Member-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2025(303) 524-4203COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

lisa.lundgren@usu.edu
1026300Dr. Pranoti M. AsherAmerican Geophysical UnionInvitee1407/1/2016 (202) 777-7522COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

pasher@agu.org
9064104Dr. Margaret A. Holzer Invitee1401/19/2021 (732) 868-0901COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

missy.holzer@gmail.com
9181341Belinda E. JacobsCedar Ridge HSInvitee1407/1/20206/30/2023(512) 252-4646COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

bjrockgirl11@gmail.com
9066300Dr. James H. MacDonald, Jr.Florida Gulf Coast UniversityInvitee1409/24/2020 (239) 590-7429COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jmacdona@fgcu.edu
9115649Carla McAuliffeTERC CSTLInvitee1407/1/20206/30/2023480-612-4572COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

Carla_McAuliffe@terc.edu
9205598Susan NashAmerican Assoc. of Petroleum Geologists AAPGInvitee1407/1/2016  COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

snash@aapg.org
9270925Dr. Edward RobeckAGI Education & OutreachInvitee1407/1/2016  COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

ecrobeck@americangeosciences.org
9083651Mr. Matthew W. DawsonGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor1424/21/2022 (303) 357-1025COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mdawson@geosociety.org
9255154Lesley PetrieThe Geological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1494/21/2022 (303) 357-1097COMMITTEE/EDUCATIONEducation Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides information and direction to the Society regarding programs and initatives that support informal, pre-college (K•12), undergraduate, and graduate earth-science education.

Committee Requirements:

Committee membership is nominated to span a wide range of educational sectors in order to ensure representation by diverse stakeholders. Members should enjoy collaborating with other interested scientific organizations and science teachers’ groups.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

lpetrie@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaExecutive Director/CEO010/31/2022  COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9088861Dr. Mark Gabriel LittleUniversity of North CarolinaGSA President & Chair17/1/20226/30/2023(347) 770-7555COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

mrq5749@gmail.com
1240536Dr. Barbara L. DutrowLouisiana St. UnivGSA Immediate Past President277/1/20226/30/2023(225) 578-2525COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

dutrow@lsu.edu
1033400Dr. Christopher M. BaileyWilliam & MaryPresident-Elect317/1/20226/30/2023(757) 221-2445COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

cmbail@wm.edu
2002782Brian G. KatzGSA TreasurerGSA Treasurer367/1/2022 (850) 766-7192COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

bg_katz@hotmail.com
2000379Jean C. HsiehSedimentary Geology ConsultantsCouncil Member-at-Large427/1/20226/30/2023 COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

jean.hsieh@sedimentarygeology.com
9162005Debbie MarcinkowskiGeological Society of America FoundationGSAF Executive Director545/1/2021 (303) 357-1047COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

dmarcinkowski@geosociety.org
9293990Anita Monk-RyanGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1405/25/2021 (303) 357-1019COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

amonkryan@geosociety.org
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1497/5/2013 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/EXECUTIVEExecutive Committee

Committee Charge Summary

The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the GSA Council between its regular meetings, and reports to and advises the Council on matters pertinent to GSA's vision, mission, strategic plan, and other business.

Meetings and Time Committment

This Committe meets: Prior to the spring Council meeting at headquarters and prior to the fall Council meeting at the Annual Meeting site. Meetings may also be held at the discretion of the chair and via monthly teleconferences as needed

slofton@geosociety.org
1934150Prof. j douglas walkerUniversity of Kansas GeologyChair17/1/20226/30/2023(785) 691-8783COMMITTEE/EXTERNAL_AWARDSExternal Awards Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of the committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the numerous external awards for distinguished achievements in science and for important public service. The committee was established as a means to promote recognition and national visibility of earth sciences and geology by persistently making credible nominations for the external national awards.

jdwalker@ku.edu
1240536Dr. Barbara L. DutrowLouisiana St. UnivGSA Past President267/1/20226/30/2023(225) 578-2525COMMITTEE/EXTERNAL_AWARDSExternal Awards Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of the committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the numerous external awards for distinguished achievements in science and for important public service. The committee was established as a means to promote recognition and national visibility of earth sciences and geology by persistently making credible nominations for the external national awards.

dutrow@lsu.edu
1934150Prof. j douglas walkerUniversity of Kansas GeologyGSA Past President267/1/20216/30/3022(785) 691-8783COMMITTEE/EXTERNAL_AWARDSExternal Awards Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of the committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the numerous external awards for distinguished achievements in science and for important public service. The committee was established as a means to promote recognition and national visibility of earth sciences and geology by persistently making credible nominations for the external national awards.

jdwalker@ku.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/EXTERNAL_AWARDSExternal Awards Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of the committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the numerous external awards for distinguished achievements in science and for important public service. The committee was established as a means to promote recognition and national visibility of earth sciences and geology by persistently making credible nominations for the external national awards.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/EXTERNAL_AWARDSExternal Awards Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of the committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the numerous external awards for distinguished achievements in science and for important public service. The committee was established as a means to promote recognition and national visibility of earth sciences and geology by persistently making credible nominations for the external national awards.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
9108687Michael A. NorderThe Geological Society of AmericaMember-at-Large1261/1/202312/31/2023(303) 357-1029COMMITTEE/AH_FELLOWFellowship Ad hoc Committee mnorder@geosociety.org
9088861Dr. Mark Gabriel LittleUniversity of North CarolinaGSA President217/1/20226/30/2023(347) 770-7555COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee mrq5749@gmail.com
1033400Dr. Christopher M. BaileyWilliam & MaryPresident-Elect317/1/20226/30/2023(757) 221-2445COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee cmbail@wm.edu
2002782Brian G. KatzGSA TreasurerGSA Treasurer367/1/2022 (850) 766-7192COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee bg_katz@hotmail.com
1427800Jacqueline E. HuntoonMichigan Technological University ProvostFormer Councilor437/1/20216/30/2024(906) 487-2440COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee jeh@mtu.edu
1114315Rex C. BuchananKansas Geological SurveyUniv KansasGSA Foundation Trustee5311/1/2021 (785) 864-2106COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee rex@kgs.ku.edu
9110396Carl A.P. Fricke Investment Committee Representative767/1/2016 (415) 845-6657COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee carl.fricke@gmail.com
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1401/5/2015 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee slofton@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee mbrandt@geosociety.org
9293990Anita Monk-RyanGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor/ Liaison1425/25/2021 (303) 357-1019COMMITTEE/FINANCEFinance Committee amonkryan@geosociety.org
1627847Maureen A. MuldoonWI Geological & Natural History SurveyChair17/1/20226/30/2023(608) 265-8181COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

muldoon@wisc.edu
9064330Dr. Candace L. Kairies-BeattyWinona State University GeosciencePast Chair67/1/20226/30/2023(507) 474-5789COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

ckairiesbeatty@winona.edu
9224126Monica Elizabeth DixUS EPAChair-elect117/1/20226/30/2023(414) 573-7334COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

monica.e.dix@gmail.com
1033400Dr. Christopher M. BaileyWilliam & MaryCouncil Liaison447/1/20226/30/2025(757) 221-2445COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

cmbail@wm.edu
9231966Hannah Palmer, Ph.D.Congressional Science FellowCongressional Science Fellow569/1/20228/31/2023 COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

hmpalmer4@gmail.com
9206797Dr. Amanda Leane LabradoGeological Society of AmericaImmediate Past Cong Science Fellow571/1/202312/31/2023(915) 479-1470COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

allabrado719@gmail.com
9274736Charles Garrison Gertler Past Past Congressional Science Fellow581/1/202312/31/2023(617) 699-9165COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

charles.gertler@gmail.com
9151122Dr. Jansen A. SmithUniversity of New MexicoGeology & Society Division Representative667/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

jansen.a.smith@gmail.com
9168994Robert Trevor Goldman North-Central Section Representative711/1/20196/30/2023 COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

rgoldma3@illinois.edu
1556252Dr. MaryAnn Love MalinconicoLafayette CollegeNortheastern Section Representative717/1/20186/30/2024(610) 704-9755COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

lovem@lafayette.edu
9169954Dr. Sylvia R. NicovichUS Geological SurveyRocky Mtn Section Representative717/1/20216/30/2024(805) 458-2528COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

sylvia.nicovich@gmail.com
1887412Dr. Kenneth Belk Taylor, PG Southeastern Section Representative715/29/20196/30/2024(919) 390-4767COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

kenneth.b.taylor@ncdenr.gov
9242425Nancy A. Van wagonerThompson Rivers University Physical SciencesCordilleran Section Representative717/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

nancy@terragraphic.ca
9219971Joe GillmanMissouri Geological SurveyDepartment oAssociation of American State Geologists Representative9110/25/2015 (573) 368-2102COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

joe.gillman@dnr.mo.gov
9077496Elizabeth LandauAGU Public AffairsAmerican Geophysical Union Representative917/1/2009 (202) 777-7535COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

elandau@agu.org
9261325Jennifer Rivers ColeMassachusetts College of Art and DesignMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/20236176151612COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

jscole@massart.edu
9050462Dr. Benjamin J. C. LaabsNorth Dakota State UniversityMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025(701) 231-6197COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

benjamin.laabs@ndsu.edu
9115838Jess PhoenixBlueprint EarthMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(310) 413-8735COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

jess@blueprintearth.org
9234919Mr. Shannon K. Vattikuti Member-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(813) 610-6857COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

skv16@msstate.edu
9286898Elijah White, Jr.ExxonMobil (retired)Member-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

sixpackew44@aol.com
9090786Kenneth Hurst WilliamsBerkeley LabMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(510) 701-1089COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

khwilliams@lbl.gov
9197964Danielle Nicole WoodringCenter for Critical Minerals StrategyMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025913-709-4498COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

dwoodring01@gmail.com
9224126Monica Elizabeth DixUS EPAMember-at-Large Student1307/1/20206/30/2023(414) 573-7334COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

monica.e.dix@gmail.com
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1407/10/2017 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

slofton@geosociety.org
9305971Elizabeth LongGeological Society of AmericaInvitee14012/14/202212/30/2023 COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

elong@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9155436Kasey S. WhiteGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor1424/1/2015 (202) 669-0466COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

kwhite@geosociety.org
9155436Kasey S. WhiteGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1491/5/2012 (202) 669-0466COMMITTEE/GPPCGeology and Public Policy Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee provides advice on public policy matters to Council and GSA leadership by monitoring and assessing international, national, and regional science policy; formulating and recommending position statements; and sponsoring policy-relevant activities at meetings.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have experience with public-policy issues involving the science of geology and the ability to develop, disseminate, and translate information from the geologic sciences into useful forms for the general public, policymakers and for GSA members.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at Annual Meeting in the fall and in Washinton, D.C. in the spring Communicates by phone and/or electronically between meetings.

kwhite@geosociety.org
1472650Nazrul I. Khandaker, PG9420 Guy R Brewer Blvd Earth and Physical SciencesChair17/1/20196/30/2023(718) 262-2079COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

nkhandaker@york.cuny.edu
2001920Eric KirbyUNC, Chapel HillInternational IIG Chair17/1/20196/30/2023 COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

ekirby@unc.edu
9099041Li JinSUNY Cortland Geology, Bowers Hall RM1004Secretary167/1/20196/30/2023(607) 753-2188COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

li.jin@cortland.edu
9205391Dr. Onema Christopher Adojoh, Ph.D.Case Western Reserve UniversityEarth Environmental and Planetary ScieMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2025(573) 466-3446COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

adojoho@mst.edu
9100185Prof. PROSUN J. BHATTACHARYAKTH ROYAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Department of Sustainable Development,Member-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2025+46706974241COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

prosun@kth.se
1145703Ibrahim CemenUniversity of AlabamaGeological Sciences Bevill Energy BldgMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2024(405) 762-9645COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

icemen@ua.edu
2005661Mihai N. DuceaUniversity of Arizona Dept Geosciences, Rm 208Member-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2026(520) 665-1254COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

ducea@email.arizona.edu
9075267Abhijit MukherjeeDepartment of Geology and GeophysicsMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/20249007228876COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

amukh2@gmail.com
9084551Prof. Avner VengoshDuke University Division of Earth and Climate SciencesMember-at-Large1267/1/20196/30/2023(919) 681-8050COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

vengosh@duke.edu
2006854Maeve A. BolandiCRAG - University College DublinMember-at-Large Outside North America1277/1/20206/30/2024 COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

maeve.boland@icrag-centre.org
9176431Natalia BykovaIPGG SB RASMember-at-Large Outside North America1277/1/20226/30/2026+7 9137219430COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

natalia.bykova.v@gmail.com
9278424Lucie MathieuUQAC DSAMember-at-Large North America1277/1/20226/30/2026(418) 545-5011COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

lucie1.mathieu@uqac.ca
2006264Prof. CM China (Yu Zhongbo) Member-at-Large International Associated Society1277/1/20226/30/202607025018346COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

zhongbo.yu@gmail.com
9274384Isheka S. OrrIUPUI Earth SciencesMember-at-Large Student1307/1/20226/30/2024(803) 928-7641COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

isorr@iu.edu
9088861Dr. Mark Gabriel LittleUniversity of North CarolinaInvitee1407/1/20217/1/2023(347) 770-7555COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mrq5749@gmail.com
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee14011/1/2014 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

slofton@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1402/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/INTL_COMMGSA International Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee serves as GSA’s coordination and communication resource seeking to promote, create, and enhance opportunities for international cooperation related to the scientific, educational, and outreach missions shared by GSA and like-minded professional societies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Build collaborative relationships with Divisions and Associated Societies in international issues and serve as channel for member generated proposals for international themes.

Committee Requirements:

No special requirements

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting.Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9110396Carl A.P. Fricke Chair17/1/2021 (415) 845-6657COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

carl.fricke@gmail.com
9088861Dr. Mark Gabriel LittleUniversity of North CarolinaGSA President217/1/20226/30/2023(347) 770-7555COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

mrq5749@gmail.com
2002782Brian G. KatzGSA TreasurerGSA Treasurer367/1/2022 (850) 766-7192COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

bg_katz@hotmail.com
1114315Rex C. BuchananKansas Geological SurveyUniv KansasGSA Foundation Treasurer527/1/2021 (785) 864-2106COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

rex@kgs.ku.edu
9162005Debbie MarcinkowskiGeological Society of America FoundationGSAF Executive Director545/1/2021 (303) 357-1047COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

dmarcinkowski@geosociety.org
1158237Bruce R. ClarkThe Leighton GroupMember-at-Large12610/1/2017 (949) 394-3028COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

brucerclark@gmail.com
9173929Steven FarrellPresidium PartnersMember-at-Large1261/1/2013 (925) 855-9899COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

steve.farrell@presidiumpartners.com
9222087Eric Henry Member-at-Large1261/1/2016 (717) 439-8657COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

erichenry999@gmail.com
1530934Peter W. LipmanUS Geological SurveyMS 910Member-at-Large1261/1/2009  COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

pwlipman@gmail.com
2005820Mr. Michael A. ManshipGSA Foundation TrusteeMember-at-Large1262/26/2018 (406) 580-6621COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

mike@jamn.us
9297012Thayer Tutt Member-at-Large1267/1/2021  COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

rthayertutt@elpomar.org
9297014Andy FiegelEllwood AssociatesInvitee1407/1/2021  COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

Andy.Fiegel@ellwoodassociates.com
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1404/1/2015 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

slofton@geosociety.org
9297013Paul SchrederEllwood AssociatesInvitee1407/1/2021  COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

Paul.Schreder@ellwoodassociates.com
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9293990Anita Monk-RyanGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor/ Liaison1425/25/2021 (303) 357-1019COMMITTEE/INVESTMENTSInvestments Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to meet with the Society money managers and to inform the Council about investment of the funds, securities, and other investments of the Society.

The committee acts for the Council in deciding on the purchase or sale of securities although authority for ordering actual transactions is reserved for the president, vice-president, past president, or treasurer.

The committee shall be responsible for a report on the condition of the portfolio and shall make recommendations concerning overall policy and types of investment. The chair shall submit an annual report to be published in the Annual Report of The Geological Society of America, Inc.

Using the cash flow needs projection for the upcoming year approved by Council at the time of budget approval, the Committee on Investments, through its outside money manager, will establish a cash transfer account to implement quarterly transfers achieved in such a way that the asset allocation of funds is maintained. Transfers are then reported immediately to the Committee on Investments, and the Finance Committee. The Finance Committee will approve in advance any cash flow transfer projections that exceed the cash flow transfer projections approved by Council at the time of budget approval.

amonkryan@geosociety.org
1119980Dr. patrick Albert burkhartpo box 27 302 n main stTechnical Program Chair6012/1/202211/30/2023(724) 421-9941COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

patrick.burkhart@sru.edu
1600278kevin lee mickusMissouri State UnivGeologyTechnical Program Vice-Chair6112/1/202211/30/2023(417) 836-6375COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

kevinmickus@missouristate.edu
9052847Ramon ArrowsmithArizona State UniversitySchool of Earth and Space ExplorationStructural Geology & Tectonics Division Representative666/1/202111/30/2023(480) 965-5081COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

ramon.arrowsmith@asu.edu
9114888Emily Jane BeverlyUniversity of HoustonSoils Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(281) 682-9077COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

ejbeverly@uh.edu
9277584Samuel BirchMassachusetts Institute of Technology EAPSPlanetary Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

sb2222@cornell.edu
1082885Dr. Patricia BobeckGeotechical TranslationsHistory & Philosophy of Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(512) 206-6341COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

bobeckpa@gmail.com
9073816Debra BuczkowskiJHU Applied Physics LaboratoryMS 200-WPlanetary Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(443) 778-2684COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

Debra.Buczkowski@jhuapl.edu
9191201Dr. Marc L. BuursinkUS Geological SurveyEnergy Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(703) 648-6517COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

buursink.usgs@gmail.com
9082372Renee M. ClaryMississippi State UniversityHistory & Philosophy of Geology Division Representative6612/1/2012 (662) 325-5924COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

rclary@geosci.msstate.edu
1184091Dr. Eric CowgillUniversity California, DavisStructural Geology & Tectonics Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2023(530) 754-6574COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

escowgill@ucdavis.edu
9091961Shannon A. DulinUniversity of OklahomaGeophysics & Geodynamics Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(405) 471-4816COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

sdulin@ou.edu
9149442Dr. Elizabeth Gammel-Kenderes Geoscience Education Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

egammel@gmail.com
9163689Brandt M. GibsonVanderbilt University Earth & Environmental SciencesGeobiology & Geomicrobiology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(615) 322-2976COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

brandt.m.gibson@vanderbilt.edu
2008480Reto Giere Geology & Health Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(267) 788-0664COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

giere@sas.upenn.edu
1372475Dr. M. Scott Harris, PGCollege of CharlestonGeology & Society Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

HarrisS@cofc.edu
2008673Arjun M. HeimsathASU: Earth and Space ExplorationQuaternary Geology & Geomorphology Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

arjun.heimsath@asu.edu
9053904James A. HellerAlabama Dept of Env. Mgmt Groundwater Branch/Land DivisionGeology & Society Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(334) 270-5658COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

jah@adem.alabama.gov
9163435Denise J. HillsAdvanced Resources InternationalEnergy Geology Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

denise.j.hills@gmail.com
9163435Denise J. HillsAdvanced Resources InternationalGeoinformatics and Data Science Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

denise.j.hills@gmail.com
1422944Mary S. HubbardMontana State University226 Traphagen HallInternational Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024435-881-2251COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

mhub@alum.mit.edu
9140484Dr. William Thomas Jackson, Jr.University of MemphisSedimentary Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(901) 678-2774COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

wtjckson@memphis.edu
9091805Dr. Bradley G. JohnsonDavidson College Environmental StudiesQuaternary Geology & Geomorphology Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(704) 894-2096COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

brjohnson@davidson.edu
9107641Daniel JonesNew Mexico Tech/NCKRIKarst Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(575) 835-5049COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

daniel.s.jones@nmt.edu
9209826Samantha Marie KrauseTexas State UniversityGeoarchaeology Geology Division Representative6612/1/201911/30/2023(540) 847-0016COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

sam.m.krause@gmail.com
9207781Dr. Edward MathesonCape Breton UniversitySedimentary Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(613) 561-7562COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

Ted_Matheson@cbu.ca
9072545Dr. Michael M. McGlueUniversity of Kentucky Earth and Environmental SciencesContinental Scientific Drilling Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(859) 257-1952COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

michael.mcglue@uky.edu
2005347Dr. Kirsten M. MenkingVassar CollegeLimnogeology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(845) 437-5545COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

kimenking@vassar.edu
9102425Dr. Lauren A. MichelTennessee Tech UniversitySoils Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(931) 372-3188COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

lmichel@tntech.edu
2013015Dr. Jennifer L. PiatekCentral Connecticut State University Department of Earth and Space SciencesPlanetary Geology Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(860) 832-2935COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

piatekjel@ccsu.edu
2002476Prof. Scott H. PikeWillamette UniversityGeoarchaeology Geology Division Representative661/1/202311/30/2023(503) 370-6587COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

spike@willamette.edu
9135057Francis Kevin RengersU.S. Geological Survey Landslide HazarEnvironmental & Engineering Geology Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023303-273-8637COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

frengers@usgs.gov
9125764Prof. Brad E. RosenheimUniversity of South Florida College of Marine ScienceGeochronology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(727) 553-3354COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

brosenheim@usf.edu
9111788Dr. Laura Suzanne RuhlUS Geological SurveyGeology & Health Division Representative6612/1/202011/30/2023(571) 548-1048COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

lruhl.geo@gmail.com
9149967Katherine RykerUniversity of South CarolinaGeoscience Education Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(803) 777-9513COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

kryker@seoe.sc.edu
9118218John Selwyn SingletonColorado State UniversityStructural Geology & Tectonics Division Representative666/1/202111/30/2023 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

john.singleton@colostate.edu
9134032Dr. J. Alex SpeerGSA Mineralogy, Petrology, and VolcanoMineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology & Volcanology Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(301) 325-3714COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

jaspeer@minsocam.org
1850881Mr. Paul Stackelberg Hydrogeology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(518) 605-9309COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

pestack@usgs.gov
1853493Dr. Scott W. StarrattUS Geological SurveyLimnogeology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2023(650) 329-4990COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

sstarrat@usgs.gov
1853493Dr. Scott W. StarrattUS Geological SurveyMarine & Coastal Geoscience Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2023(650) 329-4990COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

sstarrat@usgs.gov
9210195Sydney Donohoe Steele Geoscience Education Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(913) 343-1458COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

steeles18@hanover.edu
2010372Dr. Mark R. SweeneyU. South DakotaQuaternary Geology & Geomorphology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(605) 677-6142COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

mark.sweeney@usd.edu
2011103Eugene Szymanski, Ph.D. Geochronology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(785) 727-9257COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

eugenes@utah.gov
9120965Dr. Lydia Schiavo TackettNorth Dakota State UniversityGeobiology & Geomicrobiology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(701) 231-6164COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

lydia.tackett@ndsu.edu
9129094Dr. Lauren T. TothU.S. Geological Survey SPCMSCMarine & Coastal Geoscience Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(727) 502-8029COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

ltoth@usgs.gov
9058170Alan WhittingtonUniversity of Texas at San AntonioMineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology & Volcanology Division Representative6612/1/202111/30/2023(210) 458-5458COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

alan.whittington@utsa.edu
9058260Dr. Elisabeth WidomMiami Univ - OhioDept. of Geology & EnMineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology & Volcanology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(513) 529-5048COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

widome@miamioh.edu
9055373Anne C. WittVirginia Department of Energy Geology and Mineral ResourcesEnvironmental & Engineering Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(434) 951-6319COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

anne.witt@energy.virginia.gov
9085696Dr. Ann M. YoubergUniversity of Arizona Arizona Geological SocietyEnvironmental & Engineering Geology Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2023(520) 621-2250COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

ayouberg@arizona.edu
9117590Dr. Andrew Alexander ZaffosUniversity of ArizonaGeoinformatics and Data Science Division Representative6612/1/202211/30/2024(520) 631-3635COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

azaffos@arizona.edu
9102556Dr. Philip BrownUniv Wisconsin - Madison GeoscienceMineralogical Society of America Representative9112/1/202211/30/2024 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

pebrown@wisc.edu
9131695Lisa G. DunnColorado School of MinesGeoscience Information Society Representative918/1/20222/28/2023303-273-3687COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

ldunn@mines.edu
9065783Monica Gaiswinkler EastonOntario Geological SurveyAssociation of Earth Science Editors Representative916/11/201911/30/2024 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

monica.easton@ontario.ca
2011647John Warren HuntleyUniversity of Missouri, Geological SciPaleontological Society Representative9112/1/202111/30/2023 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

huntleyj@missouri.edu
9241573Sarah M. JacquetUniversity of MissouriPaleontological Society Representative914/15/2021 15736070248COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

jacquets@missouri.edu
9088788Dr. Rene A. LewisUA Little Rock Earth SciencesPaleontological Society Representative916/6/2022 (501) 916-5763COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

rashroatlew@ualr.edu
9139954Thomas MoneckeColorado School of MinesSociety of Economic Geologists Representative9112/1/202111/30/2023(303) 273-3841COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

tmonecke@mines.edu
1722218Dr. Frank C. RamosNew Mexico State UniversityGeochemical Society Representative9112/1/20182/28/2023(626) 688-4457COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

framos@nmsu.edu
9149967Katherine RykerUniversity of South CarolinaNational Association of Geoscience Teachers Representative9112/1/202111/30/2023(803) 777-9513COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

kryker@seoe.sc.edu
9091614Dr. James D. SchiffbauerUniversity of Missouri Dept. of Geological SciencesPaleontological Society Representative916/24/2022 (573) 397-2281COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

schiffbauerj@missouri.edu
2011431Dr. Gregory DumondUniversity of ArkansasPrecambrian Geology9612/1/20192/28/2023(479) 575-3411COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

gdumond@uark.edu
1460583Dr. Miriam E. Katz Paleoclimatology & Paleoceanography9612/1/201511/30/2025 COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

mimikatz19@gmail.com
9117832Heather ClarkGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1401/28/2016 (303) 357-1018COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

hclark@geosociety.org
1743476Dr. Kenneth D. Ridgway550 Stadium Mall Drive Dept. EAPSInvitee14012/22/202211/30/2024(765) 494-3269COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

ridge@purdue.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9261083Rebecca FazzariThe Geological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor1421/7/2019 (303) 357-1058COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

rfazzari@geosociety.org
9115821Nancy WrightThe Geological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1497/1/2012 (303) 357-1061COMMITTEE/JTPCJoint Technical Program Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee helps to finalize the technical program for GSA’s annual meetings by participating in the Web-based selection and scheduling of abstracts, as well as topical session proposal review.

Members must be familiar with computers and the Web, be a specialist in one of the specified fields, and be available in late July•mid-August for the organization of the Annual Meeting technical program.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during application review period: mid-Jan to early Feb, and August.

nwright@geosociety.org
9108687Michael A. NorderThe Geological Society of AmericaMember-at-Large1261/1/202312/31/2023(303) 357-1029COMMITTEE/AH_MEMMembership Ad Hoc Committee mnorder@geosociety.org
1084555Kevin M. BohacsKMBohacs GEOconsulting LLCChair17/1/20216/30/20231.713.782.7435COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

bohacsk@gmail.com
1455550Donna M. JurdyNorthwestern UnivDept of Earth & Planetary SciencesCouncilor417/1/20216/30/2024(847) 491-7163COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

donna@earth.northwestern.edu
1084555Kevin M. BohacsKMBohacs GEOconsulting LLCMember-at-Large Industry1277/1/20206/30/20231.713.782.7435COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

bohacsk@gmail.com
2000489Boris Faybishenko Member-at-Large Industry1277/1/20206/30/2023(510) 486-4852COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

bafaybishenko@lbl.gov
1301700Joan E. FryxellCalifornia State Univ - San BernardinoMember-at-Large Academia1277/1/20226/30/2025(909) 964-3876COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

jfryxell@csusb.edu
9181430Dr. Alexis GodetOne UTSA Circle FLN 4.02.08LMember-at-Large Academia1277/1/20226/30/2025(210) 458-4782COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

alexis.godet@utsa.edu
1880913Robert Hadley SydnorLifetime Fellow of GSAMember-at-Large Industry1277/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

RHSydnor@gmail.com
9199916Justine G. GrabiecUniversity of Southern CaliforniaMember-at-Large Student1307/1/20206/30/2023(908) 285-4522COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

jusgrabiec@gmail.com
9162017Ms. Patricia KilnerGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor1421/1/2015 (303) 357-1017COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

pkilner@geosociety.org
9219726Kory PrioreschiGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison14911/1/2016 (303) 357-1028COMMITTEE/MEMBERSHIPMembership and Fellowship Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to contribute to the growth of the GSA membership, enhance the member experience, and serve a vital role in the selection of Fellows, with the goal of fostering a membership community as pertinent and global as our science.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members should be in touch with what various segments of members want from GSA, and should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of fellowship. The Committee consists of a minimum of three (3) GSA Fellows.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically. Extensive time commitment required during Fellowship nominations review period: early February to mid-March prior to the in-person meeting.

kprioreschi@geosociety.org
1084846Dr. Wendy A. BohrsonColorado School of Mines Geology and Geologic EngineeringChair17/1/20226/30/2023(303) 273-3066COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

bohrson@mines.edu
2000379Jean C. HsiehSedimentary Geology ConsultantsVice-Chair127/1/20226/30/2023 COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jean.hsieh@sedimentarygeology.com
2006854Maeve A. BolandiCRAG - University College DublinMember-at-Large1266/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

maeve.boland@icrag-centre.org
9119237Neil S. FishmanPetroLogic Solutions, LLCMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(720) 938-5326COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

neil.petrosolutions@yahoo.com
2004564Dennis J. GeistNational Science Foundation GEO/EARMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025208-310-9972COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dgeist@uidaho.edu
9081880Dr. Abani Ranjan SamalGeoGlobal LLCMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(618) 967-3679COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

arsamal@gmail.com
9092496Susan C. ErikssonEriksson AssociatesMember-at-Large Industry1276/1/20206/30/2024(303) 601-1110COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

susan.eriksson@gmail.com
9048037Mr. Todd BerggrenGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1407/1/2016 (303) 357-1081COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

tberggren@geosociety.org
9182931Travis LeRoy Invitee1407/15/2022 303-357-1085COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

tleroy@geosociety.org
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1407/1/2013 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

slofton@geosociety.org
9256203Nan StoutGSAInvitee1401/1/2018 (303) 357-1012COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

nstout@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/NOMINATIONSNominations Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee recommends nominees to GSA Council for the positions of GSA Officers and Councilors, committee members, and Society representatives to other permanent groups.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with a broad range of well-known and highly respected geoscientists.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder or elsewhere. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
1377945Prof. Robert D. Hatcher, Jr.Univ Tennessee - KnoxvilleEarth and PlChair & Member-at-Large110/5/20196/30/2023(865) 974-6565COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

bobmap@utk.edu
9110295Alison DuvallUniversity of WashingtonMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(206) 221-8311COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

aduvall@uw.edu
1298640Anke M. FriedrichLudwig-Maximilian UniversityMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/202400498921806512COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

friedrich@lmu.de
1450292Dr. Craig H. JonesUniv Colorado - BoulderDept GeologicalMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025(303) 492-6994COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

cjones@colorado.edu
2001451Ole J. Martinsen Member-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025(479) 599-6274COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

ojma@equinor.com
9137301Michelle GevedonColorado CollegeMember-at-Large Early Career Professional1277/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

mgevedon@coloradocollege.edu
9132034Marissa M. TremblayPurdue UniversityMember-at-Large Early Career Professional1277/1/20226/30/2025(765) 494-1255COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

tremblam@purdue.edu
9261083Rebecca FazzariThe Geological Society of AmericaInvitee1401/7/2019 (303) 357-1058COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

rfazzari@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9199903Lindsey HensleeThe Geological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1497/23/2022 303-357-1006COMMITTEE/PENROSE_CONFPenrose Conferences & Thompson Field Forums Committee

Committee Charge:

The primary responsibility of this committee is to accept or reject Penrose Conference and Thompson Field Forum proposals for each year.

Committee Requirements:

The Committee is entrusted with choosing the Annual Penrose Conference and the Annual Thompson Field Forum (one of each per year) based on scientific merit, scientific breadth, and diversity of the science and the participants.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Email, member community, and web-based meetings are normal business venues.

lhenslee@geosociety.org
2009791Dr. Kathleen DeGraaff Surpless Councilor417/1/20226/30/2023(210) 999-7365COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

ksurples@trinity.edu
9051234Marin K. ClarkUniversity of Michigan Earth and Environmental SciencesMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025(734) 615-0484COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

marinkc@umich.edu
1214088Donald J. DePaolo Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023 COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

depaolo@eps.berkeley.edu
1370235Tekla A. HarmsAmherst College Dept Geology- Box 2238Member-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(413) 542-2711COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

taharms@amherst.edu
1486542Christian KoeberlUniversity of ViennaMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024+43-1-4277-53110COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

christian.koeberl@univie.ac.at
2005249Dr. Cin-Ty LeeRice UnivDept Earth Science, MS-126Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(281) 250-3606COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

cintylee@gmail.com
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/PENROSE_MEDALPenrose Medal Award Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee select candidates for the Penrose Medal Award. Emphasis is placed on eminent research in pure geology, which marks a major advance in the science of geology.

Committee Requirements:

Members should be familiar with outstanding achievers in the geosciences worthy of consideration for the honor.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
9223970Dr. James J. Connors, PGApplied Hydrological Education, Inc.Chair17/1/20226/30/2023(251) 648-0610COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jjc@jamesjconnors.com
1712570Dr. Jonathan G. PriceNevada Bureau of Mines & GeologyFormer Councilor437/1/20226/30/2025(775) 200-8077COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jprice@unr.edu
9177243Dylan Wade YoungNaval Oceanographic OfficeAIPG Representative818/13/20206/30/2023(507) 822-0200COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dylan.w.young55@gmail.com
9111421Deniz Zubeyde BalleroGeorgia State University Perimeter Col Life & Earth SciencesMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(904) 729-7002COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dballero@gsu.edu
1132130Wayne K. Camp Member-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jcwc123@yahoo.com
9223970Dr. James J. Connors, PGApplied Hydrological Education, Inc.Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(251) 648-0610COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jjc@jamesjconnors.com
9198463Sarah N. Lamm Member-at-Large Student1307/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

slamm@ksu.edu
9083651Mr. Matthew W. DawsonGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1404/21/2022 (303) 357-1025COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mdawson@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9190903Mrs. Jennifer Lynn NocerinoGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1497/1/2012 (720) 883-6613COMMITTEE/PROF_DEVProfessional Development Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee directs, advises, and monitors GSA’s professional development program; reviews and approves short course proposals; recommends and implements guideline changes; and monitors the scientific quality of courses offered.This committee reviews student applications for the GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholarship Awards and selects the awardees.

Committee Requirements:

Members must be familiar with professional development programs.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual meeting. Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jnocerino@geosociety.org
9108687Michael A. NorderThe Geological Society of AmericaMember-at-Large1261/1/202312/31/2023(303) 357-1029COMMITTEE/PROG_OVERProgrammatic Overview CommitteeThe purpose of this committee is to review and prioritize new and existing GSA programs. The committee also makes recommendations to Council for adding new programs and sunsetting completed programs.mnorder@geosociety.org
9091518Mr. Richard M. OrtizLettis Consultants International, Inc.Chair/Councilor17/1/20226/30/2025(916) 235-0499COMMITTEE/GSA_PUB_SERVICEPublic Service Award Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the GSA Public Service Award and the AGI Outstanding Contributions to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences Award. These awards are in recognition of outstanding individual contributions to either public awareness of the earth sciences, or the scientific resolution of earth-science problems of significant societal concern.

Meetings and time commitment

Chair polls the committee by telephone, mail, e-mail and fax

ortiz@lettisci.com
1240536Dr. Barbara L. DutrowLouisiana St. UnivGSA Past President267/1/20226/30/2023(225) 578-2525COMMITTEE/GSA_PUB_SERVICEPublic Service Award Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the GSA Public Service Award and the AGI Outstanding Contributions to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences Award. These awards are in recognition of outstanding individual contributions to either public awareness of the earth sciences, or the scientific resolution of earth-science problems of significant societal concern.

Meetings and time commitment

Chair polls the committee by telephone, mail, e-mail and fax

dutrow@lsu.edu
9224126Monica Elizabeth DixUS EPAGeology and Public Policy Committee Representative767/1/20226/30/2025(414) 573-7334COMMITTEE/GSA_PUB_SERVICEPublic Service Award Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the GSA Public Service Award and the AGI Outstanding Contributions to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences Award. These awards are in recognition of outstanding individual contributions to either public awareness of the earth sciences, or the scientific resolution of earth-science problems of significant societal concern.

Meetings and time commitment

Chair polls the committee by telephone, mail, e-mail and fax

monica.e.dix@gmail.com
9133349Becca WalkerMt. San Antonio CollegeEducation Committee Representative763/21/20226/30/2024(909) 594-5611COMMITTEE/GSA_PUB_SERVICEPublic Service Award Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the GSA Public Service Award and the AGI Outstanding Contributions to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences Award. These awards are in recognition of outstanding individual contributions to either public awareness of the earth sciences, or the scientific resolution of earth-science problems of significant societal concern.

Meetings and time commitment

Chair polls the committee by telephone, mail, e-mail and fax

walkerbecca@gmail.com
1033288Jean M. Bahr Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(608) 345-2052COMMITTEE/GSA_PUB_SERVICEPublic Service Award Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the GSA Public Service Award and the AGI Outstanding Contributions to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences Award. These awards are in recognition of outstanding individual contributions to either public awareness of the earth sciences, or the scientific resolution of earth-science problems of significant societal concern.

Meetings and time commitment

Chair polls the committee by telephone, mail, e-mail and fax

jmbahr@geology.wisc.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/GSA_PUB_SERVICEPublic Service Award Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the GSA Public Service Award and the AGI Outstanding Contributions to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences Award. These awards are in recognition of outstanding individual contributions to either public awareness of the earth sciences, or the scientific resolution of earth-science problems of significant societal concern.

Meetings and time commitment

Chair polls the committee by telephone, mail, e-mail and fax

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/GSA_PUB_SERVICEPublic Service Award Committee

Committee Charge:

The purpose of this committee is to generate, receive, and evaluate candidates for the GSA Public Service Award and the AGI Outstanding Contributions to the Public Understanding of the Geosciences Award. These awards are in recognition of outstanding individual contributions to either public awareness of the earth sciences, or the scientific resolution of earth-science problems of significant societal concern.

Meetings and time commitment

Chair polls the committee by telephone, mail, e-mail and fax

dwilliams@geosociety.org
5002213Jeanette HammannGeological Society of AmericaGSA Publications Manager/Advisor/Liaison09/14/2022 (303) 357-1048COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

jhammann@geosociety.org
9115811Bridgette MooreGeological Society of AmericaGeoScienceWorld Board Member/GSA Interim Director/Liaison09/14/2022 (720) 254-5964COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

bmoore@geosociety.org
1416456Dr. J. Wright Horton, Jr.US Geological SurveyCouncilor417/1/20226/30/2026(703) 648-6933COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

whorton@usgs.gov
2009764Nathan A. NiemiUniversity of MichiganCouncilor417/1/20216/30/2025(734) 764-6377COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

naniemi@umich.edu
9192907Dr. Kathleen Counter BenisonWest Virginia UniversityGeology and GeCo Editor Geology5610/1/202212/31/2024 COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

kcbenison@mail.wvu.edu
1284530Dr. Joan FlorsheimEarth Research InstituteCo-Editor567/1/202112/31/2026 COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

florsheim@eri.ucsb.edu
9255823Prof. Andrea HampelLeibniz Universitaet Hannover Institut fuer GeologieCo Editor Geosphere561/1/202212/31/2026++495117622173COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

hampel@geowi.uni-hannover.de
9132757Prof. Brad S. SingerUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonCo Editor Bulletin561/1/202012/31/2023(262) 501-7733COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

bsinger@wisc.edu
1177955Peter C. CopelandUniv. of HoustonEarth and AtmosphericGSA Today Science Editor571/1/202212/31/2026 COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

copeland@uh.edu
2008068Eric W. PetersonIllinois State UniversityCo Editor Environmental & Engineering Geoscience581/1/202112/31/2024(309) 438-7865COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

ewpeter@ilstu.edu
9131695Lisa G. DunnColorado School of MinesGeoscience Information Soc Library Representative817/1/20166/30/2024303-273-3687COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

ldunn@mines.edu
9128891Kristin Dorfler Caddick Member-at-Large1267/1/20196/30/2023 COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

kmdorf@vt.edu
9103119Dr. Miguel Fernando Etayo Member-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2026(713) 417-4995COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

Metacad@gmail.com
1932628Dr. Richard B. WaittUS Geological Survey, Cascades VolcanoMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2025(360) 993-8947COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

waitt@usgs.gov
9164874Dr. Sarah W.M. GeorgeUniversity of Oklahoma School of GeosciencesMember-at-Large Early Career Professional1277/1/20226/30/20268325186981COMMITTEE/PUBLICATIONSPublications Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee's primary responsibilities are: nomination of candidates for editors when positions become vacant; reviewing the quality and health of each Society publication, and reporting to Council recommendations for changes in page charges, subsidies, and any other publishing matters.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have an interest in or experience with GSA or other Society publications.

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets at the Annual Meeting and in Boulder, CO (or elsewhere). Communicates by phone or electronically.

sarahwmgeorge@gmail.com
9206661David R. CordieEdgewood College GeoscienceMember-at-Large, Paleontology, Paleoecology1287/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/RG_ALTERNATESResearch Grants Alternates dcordie@edgewood.edu
9093196Richard L. SmithUS Geological Survey Water Resources DivisionMember-at-Large, Environmental Science1287/1/20216/30/2024(303) 541-3032COMMITTEE/RG_ALTERNATESResearch Grants Alternates rlsmith@usgs.gov
2012817David S. VinsonUniv. of North Carolina at CharlotteDeMember-at-Large, Hydrogeology/Hydrology1287/1/20206/30/2023(704) 687-5973COMMITTEE/RG_ALTERNATESResearch Grants Alternates dsvinson@uncc.edu
9084420Dr. Alessandro ZanazziUtah Valley University Earth ScienceMember-at-Large, Paleoclimatology/Paleoceanography1287/1/20226/30/2025(801) 863-5395COMMITTEE/RG_ALTERNATESResearch Grants Alternates alessandro.zanazzi@gmail.com
9083651Mr. Matthew W. DawsonGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor1424/21/2022 (303) 357-1025COMMITTEE/RG_ALTERNATESResearch Grants Alternates mdawson@geosociety.org
9255154Lesley PetrieThe Geological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1494/21/2022 (303) 357-1097COMMITTEE/RG_ALTERNATESResearch Grants Alternates lpetrie@geosociety.org
9149106Jennifer Anne WadeNational Science Foundation Division of Earth SciencesNational Science Foundation Delegate817/1/20216/30/2024(703) 292-4739COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

jwade@nsf.gov
9147912Dr. Joseph Asante, Ph.D.Tennessee Technological University Department of Earth SciencesMember-at-Large, Hydrogeology/Hydrology1287/1/20216/30/2024(931) 372-3576COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

jasante@tntech.edu
9077957Dr. Tandis S. BidgoliCalifornia State University, San BernaMember-at-Large, Structural Geology/Tectonics1287/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

tandis.bidgoli@csusb.edu
1083000Andy R. BobyarchickUNC CharlotteMember-at-Large, Structural Geology/Tectonics1287/1/20206/30/2023 COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

AndyBobyarchick@uncc.edu
9084686Robert BrinkmannNorthern Illinois UniversityMember-at-Large, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology1287/1/20206/30/2023 COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

rbrinkmann@niu.edu
9156828Dr. Huan CuiMississippi State University Department of GeosciencesMember-at-Large, Paleontology, Paleoecology1281/12/20216/30/2023 COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

huan.cui@msstate.edu
2002616Dr. Rhawn F. Denniston Member-at-Large, Paleoclimatology/Paleoceanography1287/1/20216/30/20243193507074COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

rdenniston@cornellcollege.edu
2008611Sonia Esperanca Member-at-Large, Volcanology1287/1/20226/30/2025(301) 905-7991COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

sesperan@gmail.com
1312492Prof. Robert A. GastaldoColby College Dept GeologyMember-at-Large, Paleontology1287/1/20216/30/2024(207) 859-5807COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

ragastal@colby.edu
9107109Kelly Gibson471 University Pkwy USCA - Bio/GeoMember-at-Large, Paleosciences1287/1/20206/30/2023(215) 595-3022COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

kellygi@usca.edu
9103156Jennifer N. GiffordUniversity of MississippiGeology & Geological EngineeringMember-at-Large, Structural Geology/Tectonics1287/1/20206/30/2023(662) 915-7498COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

jngiffor@olemiss.edu
9078870Ryan D. GoldUS Geological Survey MS966, PO Box 25046Member-at-Large, Structural Geology/Tectonics1287/1/20216/30/2024(303) 273-8633COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

rgold@usgs.gov
9100806Drew Gorman-LewisUniversity of Washington Earth and Space SciencesMember-at-Large, Environmental Science1287/1/20216/30/2024(206) 543-3541COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

dgormanl@uw.edu
9077397Dr. Sarah N. Heinlein, Ph.D.University Houston-DowntownMember-at-Large, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology1287/1/20226/30/2025(713) 221-8110COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

heinleins@uhd.edu
9099918Paulo J. HidalgoGeorgia State University Department ofMember-at-Large, Economic Geology and MGPV1287/1/20226/30/2025(517) 505-3282COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

phidalgo@gsu.edu
9179579William HoltDepartment of GeosciencesEarth & SpaceMember-at-Large, Structural Geology/Tectonics1287/1/20226/30/20256318483132COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

william.holt@stonybrook.edu
9258343Tom HudginsUniversity of Puerto Rico Department of GeologyMember-at-Large, Geochemistry1287/1/20216/30/2024 COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

thomas.hudgins@upr.edu
9134520Ethan HylandNorth Carolina State University Marine, Earth & Atmospheric SciencesMember-at-Large, Paleontology, Paleoecology1287/1/20216/30/2024(919) 513-7776COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

ehyland@ncsu.edu
9127984Mauricio Ibanez-MejiaUniversity of Arizona GeosciencesMember-at-Large, Geochemistry1287/1/20226/30/2025(520) 621-6000COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

ibanezm@arizona.edu
1456242Linda C. KahUniversity of TennesseeEarth & Planetary SciencesMember-at-Large, Stratigraphy/Sedimentology1287/1/20216/30/2024(865) 974-6399COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

lckah@utk.edu
1519420Elana L. LeitholdNorth Carolina State Univ. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric ScienceMember-at-Large, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology1287/1/20206/30/2023(919) 515-7282COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

leithold@ncsu.edu
9190365David MrofkaMount San Antonio CollegeEarth ScienceMember-at-Large, Stratigraphy/Sedimentology1287/1/20206/30/2023(909) 274-6492COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

david.mrofka@gmail.com
9215341Ann Sullivan OjedaAuburn UniversityMember-at-Large, Hydrogeology/Hydrology1287/1/20226/30/2025(334) 844-4203COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

asojeda@auburn.edu
9100987Dr. Sandra Passchier Member-at-Large, Oceanography/Marine Geology and Limnogeology1287/1/20216/30/2024(973) 655-3185COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

passchiers@montclair.edu
9100751Dr. David M. PearsonIdaho State UniversityMember-at-Large, Structural Geology/Tectonics1287/1/20216/30/2024(208) 282-3486COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

peardavi@isu.edu
9090689Jason S. PolkWestern Kentucky UniversityMember-at-Large, Karst and Soil Science1287/1/20216/30/2024(270) 745-5015COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

jason.polk@wku.edu
9135057Francis Kevin RengersU.S. Geological Survey Landslide HazarMember-at-Large, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology1287/1/20216/30/2024303-273-8637COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

frengers@usgs.gov
9068638Alberto V. ReyesUniversity of Alberta Dept. Earth and Atmospheric SciencesMember-at-Large, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology1287/1/20226/30/2025(780) 492-8171COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

areyes@ualberta.ca
9255450James RileyEastern Illinois University Geology and GeographyMember-at-Large, Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology1287/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

jdriley@eiu.edu
9064337Dr. Julie RobergeIPN, ESIA-Ticoman, PosgradoMember-at-Large, MGPV1287/1/20206/30/20235255-5729-6000COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

robergejulie@gmail.com
9191296Tara Lee SellyUniversity of Missouri-ColumbiaMember-at-Large, Biogeosciences1287/1/20216/30/2024(507) 995-0859COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

sellyt@missouri.edu
9065912David H. ShimabukuroCal State Univ SacramentoMember-at-Large, Structural Geology/Tectonics1287/1/20206/30/2023(510) 759-2995COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

dhs@csus.edu
9110082Dr. Christopher J. SpencerQueen’s UniversityMember-at-Large, Geochemistry1287/1/20226/30/2025+18016137736COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

c.spencer@queensu.ca
1860939Brian W. StewartUniversity of PittsburghMember-at-Large, MGPV1287/1/20206/30/2023(412) 624-8780COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

bstewart@pitt.edu
2002544Donna SurgeUniversity of North CarolinaEarth, MarMember-at-Large, Paleoclimatology/Paleoceanography1287/1/20226/30/2025(919) 843-1994COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

donna64@unc.edu
1914731Ashraf UddinAuburn Univ Dept of GeosciencesMember-at-Large, Stratigraphy/Sedimentology1287/1/20206/30/2023(334) 844-4885COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

uddinas@auburn.edu
2009201Amy L. WeislogelWest Virginia UniversityMember-at-Large, Stratigraphy/Sedimentology1287/1/20226/30/2025(304) 293-6721COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

amy.weislogel@mail.wvu.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaInvitee14010/31/2022  COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9083651Mr. Matthew W. DawsonGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor1424/21/2022 (303) 357-1025COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

mdawson@geosociety.org
9255154Lesley PetrieThe Geological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1494/21/2022 (303) 357-1097COMMITTEE/RESEARCH_GRANTSResearch Grants Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee evaluates research grant proposals and awards specific grants to chosen recipients. Also acts on the distribution of funds derived from other gifts, memorials and award funds.

Committee Requirements:

Committee members may come from any sector (academia, government, industry, etc.) and should have experience in directing research projects and in evaluating research grant applications. GSA strongly encourages nominations of geoscientists from diverse backgrounds and institutions, particularly from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs).

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Meets in Boulder, CO or elsewhere. Communicates electronically. Extensive time commitment required mid-February through mid-April.

lpetrie@geosociety.org
9245500Miguel E. ValenciaFlorida International UniversityChair110/12/202210/17/2023 COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

mvale095@fiu.edu
9263850Yueyi Che736 Escondido Rd Apt 434Past Chair610/12/202210/17/2023(510) 926-8616COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

yueyiche@stanford.edu
1999934Madeline E. SchreiberVirginia TechCouncil Liaison447/1/20216/30/2023 COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

mschreib@vt.edu
9291545Ms. Mackenzie R. Eskey713 E WEBSTER STLimnogeology Division Representative6610/13/202110/17/202314024302750COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

mackenzieeskey@gmail.com
9183439Brendan Fenerty Geoarchaeology Geology Division Representative6610/13/202110/17/2023 COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

brendan.fenerty@gmail.com
9073532Cheryl L.B. ManningNorthern Illinois University 218 Normal RoadGeoscience Education Division Representative6611/13/202110/18/2023(303) 905-0007COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

cmanning4@niu.edu
9207811Elena RobakiewiczUniversity of Connecticut Earth SciencesLimnogeology Division Representative6610/13/202110/17/2023 COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

elena.robakiewicz@uconn.edu
9252738Patricia Standring Marine & Coastal Geoscience Division Representative6610/13/202110/17/20234109729097COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

patricia.stand@gmail.com
9203245Stephanie E. SuarezUniversity of HoustonGeochronology Division Representative6610/13/202110/17/2023(713) 679-4533COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

suarez.steph@utexas.edu
9292682Mr. Donald Zachary Wormington North-Central Section Representative714/20/20214/20/2023(417) 495-0086COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

 
9241418Jessica BerssonArizona State UniversityMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2023 COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

jbersson@asu.edu
9208342David M. DavisRutgers UniversityMember-at-Large1267/1/20196/30/2023(404) 709-5865COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

dmd7274@gmail.com
9224126Monica Elizabeth DixUS EPAMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(414) 573-7334COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

monica.e.dix@gmail.com
9199916Justine G. GrabiecUniversity of Southern CaliforniaMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(908) 285-4522COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

jusgrabiec@gmail.com
9159093Juliet Rose Ryan-DavisCaltechMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2023 COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

jrd@caltech.edu
9215880Dr. Joel Greene Singley Member-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/20234136366034COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

jsingley@mines.edu
9237496Arianna Soldati Member-at-Large1267/1/2018 00393339309348COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

arianna_soldati@hotmail.it
9261083Rebecca FazzariThe Geological Society of AmericaInvitee1404/27/2020 (303) 357-1058COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

rfazzari@geosociety.org
9190903Mrs. Jennifer Lynn NocerinoGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1407/1/2018 (720) 883-6613COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

jnocerino@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaInvitee1402/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

dwilliams@geosociety.org
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9175011Susan M. LoftonGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison14910/18/2014 303-357-1040COMMITTEE/STU_ADVISORYStudent Advisory Council

GSA is dedicated to remaining relevant and responsive to its student membership. Students who are appointed to be representatives of a GSA Division, Section or Committee play an especially vital role in GSA leadership. When you are selected by a Division, Section or Committee to serve as their Student Representative, you also automatically become a member of the Student Advisory Council to represent the voice of your Division, Section or Committee. We invite every student to consider serving as a Student Representative and contributing to the future of the Society.

The nomination process to become a Student Representative is a simple one.
Become a Student Representative to a GSA Division or Section
If you are interested in serving on a Division or Section, you only need to contact your chosen Division or Section using the contact links below and express your interest in being selected as their Student Representative. A simple email to the Chair, Secretary or other Officer will suffice to begin the process.

slofton@geosociety.org
1247950Margaret R. EggersEggers Environmental, Inc.Councilor417/1/20216/30/2024(760) 757-7711COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

meggers@eggersenv.com
2001040Glenn David ThackrayIdaho State UniversityCouncilor417/1/20226/30/2025(208) 282-3871COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

thacglen@isu.edu
1493190Mary J. Kraus Former Councilor437/1/20226/30/2025 COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mary.kraus@colorado.edu
9234189Richard J. ChuchlaUniversity of Texas @ AustinMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(512) 232-9510COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

richard.chuchla@jsg.utexas.edu
9128177Prof. Jessica CrevelingOregon State UniversityMember-at-Large1267/1/20226/30/2025(541) 737-2112COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

jessica.creveling@oregonstate.edu
9054076Mr. Michael T. HrenEarth SciencesMember-at-Large1261/19/20236/30/2026(860) 486-9511COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

michael.hren@uconn.edu
9106180Laurel Griggs LarsenGeographyMember-at-Large1267/1/20216/30/2024(510) 529-5574COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

laurel@berkeley.edu
9253939Zunli LuSyracuse Univ Earth SciencesMember-at-Large1267/1/20206/30/2023(315) 443-0281COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

zunlilu@syr.edu
9312804Melanie Brandt, MBAGeological Society of AmericaGSA Director Advisor14210/31/2022  COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

mbrandt@geosociety.org
9306085Darlene WilliamsGeological Society of AmericaGSA Liaison1492/8/2022 (303) 357-1060COMMITTEE/YOUNG_SCIYoung Scientist Award (Donath Medal) Committee

Committee Charge:

This committee selects candidates for the Young Scientist Award (Donath Medal). This award is bestowed on a young scientist (35 or younger) for outstanding achievement in contributions to geologic knowledge through original research that marks a major advance in the earth sciences.

Committee Requirements:

Members should have knowledge of young scientists with “outstanding achievement(s) in contributing to geologic knowledge through original research which marks a major advance in the earth sciences.”

Meetings and Time Commitment:

Communicates by phone and/or electronically.

dwilliams@geosociety.org