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Kentucky Geological Survey Staff
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
COBB, Jim
State Geologist and Director
cobb@uky.edu 323-0559 226A  
WEISENFLUH, Jerry
Associate State Geologist
jerryw@uky.edu 323-0505 226B coal, GIS, databases, mining
Administrative Section
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
Ellis, Kathryn
Head
kathryn.ellis@uky.edu 323-0504 228B financial and human resources management
LONG, Mandy along@uky.edu 323-0521 226  
PHILLIPS, Gwen gphillips@uky.edu 323-0522 228  
Energy and Minerals Section
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
HARRIS, Dave
Head
dcharris@uky.edu 323-0545 344 oil & gas geology, subsurface stratigraphy and mapping, carbonate sedimentology and diagenesis
ANDERSON, Warren wanderson@uky.edu 323-0535 326  
BOWERSOX, Rick j.r.bowersox@uky.edu 323-0536 328 petroleum geology, subsurface correlation and mapping, clastic sedimentology, invertebrate paleontology
EBLE, Cortland eble@uky.edu 323-0540 334  
GREB, Steve greb@uky.edu 323-0542 338 coal, sedimentology, stratigraphy, paleontology, earth science education
HICKMAN, John jhickman@uky.edu 323-0541 336  
NUTTALL, Brandon bnuttall@uky.edu 323-0544 342 oil and gas, GIS, GPS, coalbed methane, carbon sequestration
PARRIS, Marty mparris@uky.edu 323-0527 310 carbon sequestration, coalbed methane, reservoir geology
SPARKS, Tom sparks@uky.edu 323-0552 352 digital geologic mapping, GIS, ArcInfo, ArcView, ArcMaps, metadata
Geologic Hazards Section
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
WANG, Zhenming
Head
zmwang@uky.edu 323-0564 247E  
CARPENTER, Seth seth.carpenter@uky.edu 323-0563 247E  
CRAWFORD, Matt mcrawford@uky.edu 323-0510 247C landslide hazards, seismic hazards, GIS, geospatial analysis projects, geologic mapping
WOOLERY, Ed ewoolery@uky.edu 257-3016 Slone Bldg engineering geophysics
Geologic Mapping Section
ANDREWS, Drew
Head
wandrews@uky.edu 323-0506 204 GIS, geomorphology, geologic mapping
Hammond, Max max.hammond@uky.edu 323-0570 210  
Hansen, Antonia antonia.hansen@uky.edu 323-0507 206  
MARTIN, Steve smartin401@uky.edu 323-0508 208 field and digital geologic mapping
OVERFIELD, Bethany boverfield@uky.edu 323-0514 216 sedimentology, stratigraphy, engineering geophysics, and coal
Waninger, Scott swaninger@uky.edu 270-827-3414 ext 30 mapping
Geoscience Information Section
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
CURL, Doug
Manager
doug@uky.edu 323-0519 220 GIS Web development, GIS
ADAMS, Liz eladam2@uky.edu 323-0518 218  
ELLIS, Mike Mike.Ellis2@uky.edu 323-0534 324  
PULLIAM, Carrie carrie.p@uky.edu 323-0543 348  
THOMPSON, Mark C. mthompson@uky.edu 323-0533 322  
SMATH, Richard rsmath@uky.edu 323-0503 101  
WANG, Rebecca rwang@uky.edu 323-0513 212  
Communications and Outreach
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
WEISENFLUH, Jerry
Head, Associate State Geologist
jerryw@uky.edu 323-0505 202 coal, GIS, databases, mining
BANKS, Roger rbanks@uky.edu 257-3896 106 Maps and Publications
HOUNSHELL, Terry thounshell@uky.edu 323-0565 351A cartography, GIS
Lynch, Mike mike.lynch@uky.edu 323-0561 228A  
RULO, Collie rulo@uky.edu 323-0567 351 graphic design
SMATH, Meg msmath@uky.edu 323-0537 330 editing
Laboratory Services
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
BACKUS, Jason, Manager jbackus@uky.edu 323-0555 366 water-quality analysis
Conner, Andrea amitchell@uky.edu 323-0553 356  
Water Resources Section
Name/Title E-mail Tel. Ext. Room Area of Expertise
TAYLOR, Charles
Head
charles.taylor@uky.edu 323-0523 302 Hydrogeology of karst and fractured-rock aquifers; groundwater monitoring; groundwater contaminants and geochemistry; groundwater and surface water interaction
DAVIDSON, Bart
bdavidson@uky.edu 323-0524 304 water-quality data, water wells and springs, GIS
BECK, Glynn ebeck@uky.edu 270-827-3414 ext. 23 groundwater-quality studies
CURRENS, Jim currens@uky.edu 323-0526 308 karst hydrogeology, sinkholes, caves, springs, speleology
WEBB, Steve steven.webb@uky.edu 323-0502 10  
ZHU, Junfeng jzh226@email.uky.edu 323-0530 316  
Well Sample and Core Library
Name/Title E-mail Tel.
GOODING, Patrick
Manager
gooding@uky.edu 859-389-8810  
DANIEL, Ray rdaniel@uky.edu 859-389-8810  
PINKSTON, Ryan rlpink0@uky.eduu 859-389-8810  

Western Kentucky Office at Henderson
1401 Corporate Court, Henderson, KY 42420
Tel#:270-827-3414 Fax: 270-827-1117

Name/Title
E-mail
Tel.
Area of Expertise
WILLIAMS, Dave
Manager
williams@uky.edu 270-827-3414 ext. 22  
BECK, Glynn ebeck@uky.edu 270-827-3414 ext. 23 groundwater-quality studies
Waninger, Scott swaninger@uky.edu 270-827-3414 ext 30 mapping

Emeritus Geologists

Name/Title
E-mail
Tel.
Area of Expertise
CAREY, Dan carey@uky.edu     GIS, Internet map and GIS data services, geology and lan-use planning
CHESNUT, Don donald.chesnut@uky.edu      
CORDIVIOLA, Steve scordi@uky.edu      
DINGER, Jim dinger@uky.edu     hydrogeology
DRAHOVZAL, Jim drahovzal@uky.edu     oil and gas, carbon sequestration, regional geology, seismic interpretation
DEVER, Garland gdever@uky.edu      
FRANCIS, Henry FRANCIS@UKY.EDU   359  
HANEY, Donald
State Geologist Emeritus
haney@uky.edu      
KIEFER, John
kiefer@uky.edu     engineering geology, geologic hazards, environmental geology
SERGEANT, Rick rsergeant@uky.edu     database management