Board Of Trustees

James McGhay, Chairman

Larry L. Jones, Vice Chairman

Michael Wisda, Secretary

Lee B. Backsen, Treasurer

Valary L Schulz, Trustee

Scott Cameron, Trustee


David Curtiss, Executive Director

Members Of The Corporation

The Corporation was formed in 1986 to establish a permanent entity to conduct educational, charitable and scientific activities related to or allied with the field of geology and for additional purposes as stated in the bylaws. There are approximately 20 regular members, 6 Trustee members and 10 Trustee Emeritus Members.

Trustee Emeritus Members

  • William J. Barrett
  • William E. Crain
  • Paul H. Dudley, Jr.
  • James A. Gibbs
  • William L. Fisher
  • Lawrence W. Funkhouser
  • William E. Gipson
  • M. Ray Thomasson
  • Jack C. Threet
  • David W. Worthington

Regular Members

  • Bruce Appelbaum
  • Robert J. Ardell
  • Edward A. Beaumont
  • Marvin Brittenham
  • Donald D. Clarke
  • Eddie David
  • Richard D. Fritz
  • David H. Hawk
  • Jay G. Henthorne
  • Martin D. Hewitt
  • Jeffrey W. Lund
  • Peter MacKenzie
  • William Monroe
  • J. Michael Party
  • Kay L. Pitts
  • David Rensink
  • Martin L. Shields
  • Stephen A. Sonnenberg
  • Charles Sternbach
  • Paul Weimer


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