WHO'S WHO AT MSA

YEAR 2017 CLUB OFFICERS
President
Chris Whitney-Smith (602) 405-1502  EMAIL
Vice President
Joseph Philpott Jr (602) 828-9298  EMAIL
Secretary
Dawn Boushelle (602) 403-3031   EMAIL
Treasurer
Dr. Nathan Scholten (480) 396-2393   EMAIL
 
BOARD OF GOVERNORS                         Term Ending
Bob Holm
2019
David Lay
2019
Terry Dyer
2018
 
Don Boushelle
2018
 
Mike Williams
2017
Joyce Hendrix
2017
Dr. Ray Grant
(Past President)  EMAIL
 
 
COMMITTEES
 
Arizona State Fair Chair
Dr. Nathan Scholten Email
Curator, Mineral Collection
Chris Whitney-Smith Email
Editor, Newsletter
Chris Whitney-Smith Email
Education & Outreach Coordinator
Lynne Dyer Email
Field Trip Chair
Joseph Philpott Jr. Email
Junior MSA/FRA Chair
Dr. Nathan Scholten Email
Membership Chair
Ron Ginn Email
Social Coordinator/Refreshments
Joyce Hendrix and Carlie Murphy Email
Webmaster
Ron Ginn Email

PRESIDENTS
MSA MILESTONE LIFE MEMBER
FLAGG LEGACY LIFE MEMBER
1935-1950  Arthur Flagg
Mary Bishop
2013 Glenn Cook
1951  Milford (Ben) Benham
Shirley Croegaert
2013 Linda Cook
1951-1952  E. R. Blakey
Don Cross
2013 Alice Held
1952-1954  Floyd Getsinger
Betty Deming
2013 Gordon Miner
1955-1956  Katherine (Katy) Trapnell
Lynne Dyer
2013 Marjorie Miner
1957-1958  Bill Reed
Dr. Shirley Fiske
2013 John Rusinek
1959  Moulton Smith
Richard Flagg
2013 Terry Ullery
1960-1962  Fred Burr
Marjorie Flagg
2014 Richard Brundige
1963  Harold Lamb
Gilbert Flores Jr.
2014 Shirley Cote
1964  Bob Jones
Paul Flores
2014 Doug Duffy
1965  Bill Reed
Robert Goodrich
2014 Theodore Kappel
1966-1967  Walter Peck
Nancy Goodrich
2014 Robert Lagodny
1968-1969  Cy Hartman
Cynthia Grant
2014 Tony Occhiuzzi
1970-1971  Leo Langland
Dr. Ray Grant
2014 Dr. Alex Schauss
1972-1973  Perry Stufflebeam
Lee Herk
2015 Bob Evans
1974 Marion Sterner
Joanne Hesterman
2015 Katy Mendelson
1975 Bob Goodrich
Bob Jones
2015 Maria Nichols
1976-1977  Dr. Ray Grant
Jeff Langland
2015 Hon. Joe A. Ruiz
1978 Marc Watson
Wilma Michel
2015 Brian Schwenk
1979-1980  Ken Ries
Lois Nelson
2015 Cody Schwenk
1981-1982  Al Toberman
Sarah Pavlik
2015 Mike Williams
1983-1984  Alice Smith
Ed Posser
2016 Gene Groves
1985  Jeff Scovil
Les Presmyk
2016 Larae Groves
1986  Joe McIntosh
Bill Robertson
2016 Diane Lockwood
1987-1988  Sarah Foster
Judy Robertson
2016 Dr. Nathan Scholten
1989-1990  Les Presmyk
Edward Schaffer
2016 Jim Simpson
1991  Jeff Scovil
Jeff Scovil
2016 William W. Warren
1992-1993 Dr. Shirley Fiske
Lt. CMDR Gary Sonnenberg
2016 Dr. John Weide
1994 Paul Flores
Lois Splendoria
2016 Gary Weyandt
1995 Dr. Shirley Fiske
Les Wagner
2016 Genie Howell
1996-1997 Gilbert Flores
 
2016 Pierre Cantou
1998-1999 Lois Splendoria
HONORARY LIFE MEMBER 2017 John Tibbits
2000 Dr. Shirley Fiske
2012  John Weber 2017 Ron Witter
2001-2002  Tom Horton
2013  John Houzenga 2017 Bob Blake
2003-2004 Gilbert Flores
2013  Patti Polk 2017 Stacey Somero
2005  Dr. Shirley Fiske
2013  Hon. Rose Mofford 2017 Barb Schischa
2006  Gilbert Flores
2014  Dr. Carleton Moore 2017 James Robb
2007 Betty Deming
2014  Phil Richardson 2017 Cherie Robb
2008  Ed Nichols
2014  Roger Deming 2017 Joe Philpott
2009  Lois Splendoria
2014  Ed Nichols 2017 Barb Schischa
2010-2011  Roger Deming
2015  Ron Ginn  
2012-2013  Dr. Ray Grant
2015 Chris Whitney-Smith ROCKHOUND OF THE YEAR
2014-2017  Chris Whitney-Smith
2015 Dana Slaughter 2013 Lois Splendoria
  2016 Bob Holm 2014 Joseph Philpott Jr.
    2015 Lynne Dyer
    2016 Dr. Nathan Scholten
     

The following species have been named in honor of MSA members.

BOBJONESITE, North Mesa No. 5 Mine,  Emery County, Utah, U.S.A.
Mr. Robert “Bob” Jones Jr. http://www.mindat.org/min-11455.html
Photo courtesy of RRUFF.info.
RAYGRANTITE, Evening Star Mine,  Maricopa County, Arizona, U.S.A.
Dr. Raymond W. Grant http://www.mindat.org/min-43868.html
Photo courtesy of Hon. Joe A. Ruiz.
RUIZITE, Christmas Mine,  Gila County, Arizona, U.S.A.
Hon. Joseph A. Ruiz
http://www.mindat.org/min-3476.html
 
Photo courtesy of Mr. Harvey Jong.
 

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