Meet the Program Committee


Sam Shoemaker, Chair
Project Manager, Barr Engineering
 
Ryan Murray, Coal & Energy Division
VP Operations, Murray Energy Corp
 
Brett Waterman, Environmental Division Manager
Environmental Projects, Freeport-McMoRan
 
Mick Routledge, Health & Safety Division
CEO, Rut LLC
 
Nikhil Gupta, Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division
Postdoctoral Associate, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
 
Ebrahim Tarshizi, Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division
Assistant Professor, Michigan Tech University
 
Shaun Graber, Mining & Exploration Division
Manager – Estimating and Scheduling, Senior Project Manager / Mining Engineer, Stantec
 
James Metsa, Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division
Director Hard Rock Mining, Weir Minerals North America
 
James Gebhardt, Fuerstenau Symposium
Senior Engineer, FLSmidth