— September 13, 2019
Dr. Virginia McLemore has received the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) Environmental Distinguished Service Award for 2019. This award recognizes her dedicated service to the SME Environmental Division, and her outstanding accomplishments in economic geology. She will be recognized at the SME 2020 Annual Conference and Expo in Phoenix, Arizona in February 2020. Congratulations, Ginger!