Illinois State Geological Survey Staff Members Elected to Positions in Scientific Societies

Pius Weibel was elected President of the Great Lakes Section of the Society for Sedimentary Geology.

Sheena Beaverson was elected to the Illinois GIS Association Board of Directors in October 2009 for a two-year term. As a board member, Beaverson will serve on the Web site committee and also on the 2010 fall conference planning committee.

Yevgeniy Kontar was selected as an executive member of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fellows Committee and participated in evaluation of the AGU 2009 Fellows nominees.