About the Rocky Mountain Section

Rocky Mountain Section

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

RM Newsletter - Spring 2016

 

2016–2017 Section Officers

Officers (3 Members)

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

Chair:

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

Chair-Elect:Thomas Williams
 

Thomas Williams
University of Idaho
+1-208-885-6656

Vice-Chair:

Kevin Mahan
University of Colorado-Boulder
+1-303-492-2755

Secretary:
First year of 4-year term 

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

Management Board (5 Members)

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

Past Chair:

Amy Ellwein
Rocky Mtn Biol Lab (RMBL)
+1-505-331-4867

Member-at-Large:

Ranie M. Lynds
Wyoming State Geological Survey
+1-307-766-2286

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

GSA Councilors:

Neil Fishman, Claudia Mora

Student Advisory
Council Representative:

David Terrill
University of Calgary

Membership 3,997 voting members of the Section as of 31 December 2016.

Region

In the United States:

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

In Canada:

The provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan.

In Mexico:

The state of Chihuahua.