Our Organization​

The Columbia Gem and Mineral Society is an organization of persons associated together to promote popular interest in and to provide means for the exchange of knowledge of the Earth Sciences – Geology, Mineralogy, and Paleontology – and of the related Arts – Lapidary and other.  The Society is a member of the Southeast Federation Mineralogical Societies Inc. and affiliates of the American Federation of Mineralogical Society Inc.

Contact our Executive Committee or our Committee Chairs. Would you like to join our volunteer team?

For a historical perspective of past presidents and a complete roster of Committee members-Here

For a copy of the Columbia Gem & Mineral Constitution and Bylaws-Here

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President

Ron Ahle

(803) 419-2923

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V. President

Tom Daniels

803-240-1780

ntd4 cornell.edu

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Treasurer

Angela Valvason

803-419-2923

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Secretary Gem Show

Laura Bailey

803-429-9377

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Workshop

Gary Hert

803-794-9362

gchert hotmail.com

Programs
Gem Show

Sue Shrader

803-736-9317

ashrader mindspring.com

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Gem & Mineral Show Team

Open, Chair & Website

Sue Shrader (see contact above)

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Charitable, non-profit, 501(c)(3)