MINERALOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA
3635 CONCORDE PARKWAY NO 500, CHANTILLY, VA 201511110 www.minsocam.org

Total Revenue
$1,672,812
Total Expenses
$1,579,063
Net Assets
$3,811,541

Organizations Filed Purposes: THE MINERALOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA (THE SOCIETY) WAS FOUNDED FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF MINERALOGY, CRYSTALLOGRAPHY, GEOCHEMISTRY, PETROLOGY AND PROMOTION OF THEIR USES IN OTHER SCIENCES, INDUSTRY, AND THE ARTS. THE SOCIETY ENCOURAGES FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH ABOUT NATURAL MATERIALS, SUPPORTS THE TEACHING OF MINERALOGICAL CONCEPTS AND PROCEDURES, AND ATTEMPTS TO RAISE THE SCIENTIFIC LITERACY OF SOCIETY WITH RESPECT TO ISSUES INVOLVING MINERALOGY IN THE WIDEST SENSE. THE SOCIETY PUBLISHES JOURNALS, MAGAZINES, AND BOOKS, AS WELL AS USES SHORT COURSES, WORKSHOPS, LECTURESHIPS, INTERNET WEBSITE, AWARDS, GRANTS, SYMPOSIA, AND MEETINGS FOR PROFESSIONALS, STUDENTS, AND THE PUBLIC.

ADVANCEMENT OF MINERALOGY, CRYSTALLOGRAPHY, GEOCHEMISTRY, PETROLOGY, AND PROMOTION OF THEIR USES IN OTHER SCIENCES, INDUSTRY, AND THE ARTS.

PUBLICATIONS: SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS (JOURNALS AND BOOKS) AND WEBSITE PRODUCED FOR THE ADVANCEMENT AND PROMOTION OF MINERALOGY, CRYSTALLOGRAPHY, AND PETROLOGY. SOME EXAMPLES OF THE PUBLICATIONS ARE: AMERICAN MINERALOGIST SUBTITLED AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EARTH AND PLANETARY MATERIALS IS THE PRINT JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY, AND IT HAS CONTINUOUSLY APPEARED SINCE 1916. IT PUBLISHES THE RESULTS OF ORIGINAL SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH IN THE FIELDS OF MINERALOGY, CRYSTALLOGRAPHY, GEOCHEMISTRY, AND PETROLOGY WITH THE GOAL OF PROVIDING READERS WITH THE BEST IN EARTH SCIENCE RESEARCH. REVIEWS IN MINERALOGY AND GEOCHEMISTRY - A SERIES OF MULTI-AUTHORED, SOFT-BOUND BOOKS CONTAINING COGENT AND CONCISE REVIEWS OF THE LITERATURE AND ADVANCES ABOUT A SUBJECT AREA. THERE ARE 85 VOLUMES PUBLISHED SINCE 1974. MONOGRAPHS & TEXTBOOKS - SINGLE OR LIMITED AUTHORED, INSTRUCTIONALTEXTBOOKS. ELEMENTS - A FULL-COLOR MAGAZINE FIRST PUBLISHED IN JANUARY 2005, ELEMENTS IS THE OFFICIAL NEWSLETTER OF THE SOCIETY. PUBLISHED BIMONTHLY, EACH ISSUE ALSO CONTAINS SEVERAL THEMATIC SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES WRITTEN FOR A BROAD AUDIENCE.HANDBOOK OF MINERALOGY - A DEFINITIVE MODERN SOURCE FOR DATA ON ALL MINERAL SPECIES. THE AUTHORS OF THE HANDBOOK, JOHN W. ANTHONY, RICHARD A. BIDEAUX, KENNETH W. BLADH, AND MONTE C. NICHOLS HAVE MADE THE VOLUMES AND FULL TEXT OF THE 5-VOLUME AVAILABLE TO MSA TO KEEP UPDATED AND AVAILABLE IN PRINT AND ELECTRONIC FORMS.

2-4 DAY, IN-DEPTH INSTRUCTIONAL COURSES, USUALLY GIVEN IN CONJUNCTIONWITH MAJOR MEETINGS. THEY ARE TAUGHT BY SEVERAL INVITED SPEAKERS WHO ALSO WRITE THE ACCOMPANYING REVIEWS IN MINERALOGY AND GEOCHEMISTRY VOLUME. THERE HAVE BEEN 67 COURSES SINCE 1974.

MEETINGS, SYMPOSIA, AND SPECIAL SESSIONS - THE SOCIETY SPONSORS OR CO-SPONSORS A VARIETY OF INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL MEETINGS AS WELL AS SYMPOSIA, SPECIAL, AND THEME SESSIONS AT MEETINGS.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
J Alexander SpeerEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR40$119,384
Peter I NabelekCOUNCILOR2$0
Rajdeep DasguptaCOUNCILOR2$0
Donna WhitneyCOUNCILOR2$0
Jay AgueCOUNCILOR2$0
Sarah C Penniston-DorlandCOUNCILOR2$0
Sarah K CarmichaelCOUNCILOR2$0
Bryan ChakoumakosCOUNCILOR - SECRETARY4$0
Thomas DuffyCOUNCILOR - TREASURER4$0
Mickey GunterCOUNCILOR - VICE PRESIDENT4$0
George E HarlowCOUNCILOR - PAST PRESIDENT4$0
Michael BrownCOUNCILOR - PRESIDENT4$0

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