Results of the 2006 DEG officer candidate election have been announced.
Those elected were:
- President-Elect -- Charles G. (Chip) Groat, University of Texas, Austin, Texas.
- Vice President -- Michael A. Jacobs, Pioneer Natural Resources, Midland, Texas.
- Editor -- Gerald (Jerry) R. Baum, Maryland Geological Survey, Baltimore, Md.
The new officers will join the DEG Executive Committee July 1 that will be chaired by President Jane McColloch, West Virginia Geological & Economic Survey, Morgantown, W.Va. Also on the committee is Nancy S. Dorsey, EPA R6, Dallas, secretary-treasurer.