Mineral Resources Staff

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Freeman, Lawrence K. - Geologist, (907)451-5027

Chief, Mineral Resources Section - 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.

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Burns, Laurel E. - Geological Scientist, (907)451-5021


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Emond, Abraham M. - Geophysicist, (907)451-3098

Abraham's primary responsibility is acquisition, publication, and management of airborne electromagnetic and magnetic data under the AGGMI and SCM programs.

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Graham, Gina R. C. - Geologist, (907)451-5031
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Reioux, David A. - Geologist, (907)451-5968

Metamorphic and igneous petrology, petrologic modeling, geologic mapping, economic exploration, and ArcGIS

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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.

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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.

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Werdon, Melanie B. - Geologist, (907)451-5082

Mineral Resources section

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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.