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NAGT Association Officers & Staff

Note: Officers' terms begin and end at the Geological Society of America fall meeting where NAGT holds its Annual Meeting, unless otherwise indicated. For past officers, check out the Past Presidents and Officers page.

Elected Officers


President: Anne Egger
Central Washington University

1st Vice-President: Don Duggan-Haas
Paleontological Research Institution

2nd Vice-President: David McConnell
North Carolina State University

Past-President: Randy Richardson
University of Arizona

Secretary/Treasurer: Aida Awad
Maine East High School
Park Ridge, IL

Appointed Officers

Executive Director: Cathryn Manduca
NAGT, c/o Carleton College W-SERC
One North College Street
Northfield, MN 55057

JGE Editor: Kristen St. John
Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences
James Madison University

In the Trenches Editor: Margaret Crowder, Western Kentucky University
Margaret Crowder

In the Trenches Managing Editor: Nancy Ashmore

NAGT Historian: Gene Pearson
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA 95211

Section and Division Liaisons

Each section and division has a liaison to the Association who is a member of the Executive Committee of the Association. In this way, news and concerns can travel easily between the two parts of the organization. Liaison Responsibilities Updated 2016 (Microsoft Word 2007 (.docx) 18kB Nov23 16)


Cathy Manduca, Executive Director

(In transition) Assistant Director

John McDaris, Marketing, Web & Communications; Workshop Support

Krista Herbstrith, Marketing & Communications; Workshop Support

MJ Davenport, Administrative Assistant

Amy Collette, Business Manager

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