Mineral Resources Staff
Burns, Laurel E. - Geological Scientist, (907)451-5021
Freeman, Lawrence K. - Geologist, (907)451-5027
Acting Section Chief, Larry has 34 years of professional experience in Alaska geology and the mineral industry. His areas of expertise include geologic mapping, mineral deposits, metamorphic petrology, structural geology, exploration geochemistry, mineral resource evaluation, GIS, and database management.
Graham, Gina - Geologist, (907)451-5031
Reioux, David A. - Geologist, (907)451-5968
Sicard, Karri R. - Geologist, (907)451-5040
Karri is a field geologist with experience mapping in a variety of locations. Her background includes structural geology, metamorphic and igneous petrology, and tectonic evolution of core complexes through thermobarometry, pluton geochemistry, and deformation analyses.
Twelker, Evan - Geologist, (907)451-5086
Evan is an exploration geologist with ten years experience on a wide variety of Alaskan geology and mineral deposits. His expertise includes geologic mapping and modeling, as well as application of geochemical and geophysical data towards understanding mineral deposits.
Werdon, Melanie B. - Geologist, (907)451-5082
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Wypych, Alicja - Geologist, (907)451-5016
Alicja is a petrologist. Her experience includes metamorphic and igneous petrology, high temperature geochemistry (major, trace and isotopic), petrologic modeling and mapping in volcanic rocks, all to understand rock-forming processes.