Professional Service

  • Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. PE Committee. 10/01/2019 - present
  • Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. Role: Member. PE Committee. 07/2019 - present
  • Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration Journal (Springer). Editorial Board. 07/2018 - present

Honors & Awards

  • Alaska Innovator’s Hall of Fame . State of Alaska (Alaska State Committee on Research), 02/2017
  • Rock Star of Alaska Mining. Alaska Miners Association, 04/2014
  • Flame Safety Lamp Award (to the top mine foreman). State of Alabama, 11/2005
  • Robert Peele award (for technical paper). Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, 09/2004
  • Carol Feist Faculty Advising award. University of Alaska Fairbanks, 05/2003

Internal Service

  • Advisor, student chapter of Soc. of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. Advisor, 07/01/2020 - present. Department service.
  • Diversity & College Climate. Committee Member, 03/02/2020 - present. College service.
  • CMES RPT Committee. Member, 11/2019 - present. College service.
  • RPT Committee. 10/01/2019 - present. Department service.
  • ABET Coordinator. 08/2019 - present. Department service.
  • Faculty Search Committee. Member, 08/2019 - 04/2020. Department service.

Outreach

  • Talks at Indian Hills Middle School in couple different classes. 03/11/2020 - present
  • Participated in ACCESS (women STEM student group) activity. 07/16/2019 - present

In the Media