List of MES Chairs

Chairs of the Mineral Economics Society (1992-2004) and then the Management and Economics Society (from 2004 to date) were as follow:

Kerry Smith 1992/93
Don MacLean 1993/94
Gordon McCreary 1994/95
Paul Lunney 1995/96
Craig Roberts 1996/97
Robert Halupka 1997/98 [1]
Keith Spence 1998/99 and 1999/00
Jane Spooner 2000/01 and 2001/02
Brian Johnston 2002/03 and 2003/04
Jane Spooner and Ted Yates 2004/05
Barbara Mossop 2005/06 and 2006/07
Keith Spence 2007/08, 2008/09, and 2009/10
Alicia Ferdinand 2010/11, 2011/12, and 2012/13
Richard Jundis 2013/14
Alicia Ferdinand 2014/15
Dr. Carlos da Costa 2015/16, 2017/18, 2018/19, and 2019/20
Dr. Jacqueline Allison 2020/21 and 2021/22
Dr. Carlos da Costa 2022/23 and 2023/24

 

[1] At the end of his term, Rob Halupka suggested that a two-year term would be more appropriate since it takes a year essentially to learn all that goes on. However, it will be seen that several chairs have served longer than two years and/or have stepped back into the position.