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Field notebook for scale. Photo credit, David Noe for the CGS.

Staff

The CGS employs a wide range of geoscience, GIS, and other highly-qualified researchers with the goal of fulfilling the statutory mission of the organization: serving all the residents of Colorado.

Matt Morgan, CGS Director and State Geologist

Matt Morgan

State Geologist / Director

Geologic Mapping, Earthquakes, Geologic Hazards, Landslides, Mapping, Meteorites, Minerals, Geochronology, Geomorphology, Stratigraphy, Structure, LiDAR

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Jill Carlson

Deputy Director / Senior Engineering Geologist

Historic Coal Mine Subsidence, Engineering Geology, Geologic Hazards, Land Use Review, Landslides, Mudslides, RockFall, Swelling Soil

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Mike O’Keeffe

Senior Minerals Geologist

Geology, Mineral Resources, Environmental Geology

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Jonathan Lovekin

Senior Engineering Geologist

land use review, geologic hazards, geologic mapping

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Kassandra Lindsey

Geologist

land use review, geologic hazards, geologic mapping

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Stephen Keller

Mapping Geologist

Minerals, Economic Geology, Mapping, Environmental

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Lesley Sebol

Senior Hydrogeologist

Hydrogeology, Groundwater, Water Quality, Environmental Science

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Lauren Broes

Geologist

Groundwater, GIS, Geologic Mapping

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Kyren Bogolub

Seismologist

Seismology, Geophysical Methods, Data Management

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Scot Fitzgerald

Senior GIS Analyst

Geologic Hazards, GIS Modeling, HAZUS, SysAdmin

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John Hopkins

Technical Media Specialist

online/offline digital audio, video, photography, web production, archivist, writing, editor

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Larry Scott

Graphic Design and Publications

Graphic design, illustration, map-making

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Beth Sjaastad

Budget Officer

Accounting

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Justine Robinson

Budget Analyst

Administrative support, Accounting

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Debbie Cockburn

Program Assistant

Administration, Outreach, Bookstore

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Dr. Paul Morgan, Senior Geothermal Geologist

Paul Morgan (emeritus)

Senior Geothermal Geologist

Geothermal Energy, Earthquakes

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Jonathan White (emeritus)

STATEMAP Program Manager / Senior Research Geologist

STATEMAP mapping, Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology, Engineering Geology, Geologic Hazards, Land Use Review

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Peter Barkmann (emeritus)

Senior Hydrogeologist

Ground Water, Mapping, Stratigraphy, Structure, Water Quality

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Karen Berry (State Geologist emeritus)

Engineering Geologist

Engineering Geology, Land Use Review, Landslides, Mudslides, RockFall, Swelling Soil

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