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Mike O’Keeffe

Geologist
Mineral Resources and Geologic Mapping
1801 Moly Road
Golden, CO 80401
Phone: (303) 384-2637

Specialties: Minerals, Environmental Geology, Geologic Mapping, Igneous Petrology, Seismic Monitoring

O’Keeffe, M.K., Dechesne, M., Morgan, M.L., Pfaff, K., and Keller, S.M., 2019, Critical Minerals in Beach Placer Deposits of the Fox Hills Sandstone, Elbert County, Colorado, in Geological Society of America Annual Meeting – Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 51, No. 5: Tucson, AZ.

Cappa, J.A., O’Keeffe, M.K., Guilinger, J.R., and Berry, K.A., 2016, IS-79 Colorado Mineral and Energy Industry Activities 2015-2016: Colorado Geological Survey Information Series IS-79, 41 p.

Feeney, S., O’Keefe, M.K., Barkmann, P.E., and Fitzgerald, F.S., 2017, The Colorado Abandoned Mine Land Information Hub, in Sustaining Colorado Watersheds Conference, Colorado Watershed Assembly – Sustaining Colorado Watersheds Conference, Colorado Watershed Assembly: Avon, CO.

O’Keeffe, M.K., and Berry, K.A., 2017, IS-80 Colorado Mineral and Energy Industry Activities 2016-2017: Colorado Geological Survey Information Series IS-80, 31 p.

O’Keeffe, M.K., Morgan, M.L., Keller, S.M., and Horkley, K.L., 2018, RS-47 Reconnaissance of Potential Sand Sources in Colorado for Hydraulic Fracturing: Resource Series, Colorado Geological Survey, Golden, CO, 120 p.

Experience

Senior Geologist/Project Manager, Consultant, Greenwood Village, CO, 2000-2013

Geologist, Consultant, Northglenn, CO, 1998-2000

Exploration/Mine Geologist, Tyrone, NM and Ajo, AZ, 1995-1998

Education

M.S. Geology, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 1994

B.S. Geology, Eastern Illinois University, 1992

Detailed CV (pdf download)