Board of the Washington Academy of Sciences for 2013-14: Paul Arveson, Jeff
Plescia, Richard Hill, Neal Schmeidler, Ron Hietala, Jim Cole, Terrell
Erickson, Jim Egenrieder, Dick Davies, Frank Haig, Michael Cohen.
At the Annual Meeting on May 15, the members of the Washington Academy of
Sciences reported the election of their new President, Jim Egenrieder, and
other officers. Our gratitude goes to previous President Jim Cole for his
leadership and hard work on behalf of the Academy. Remarks from both
Presidents will be published in the next issue of the Journal of the
Washington Academy of Sciences. Biographies of the Officers are posted on
the Officers page of the web site.
We also thank Dr. James Mercer for his excellent presentation on the
challenges of cleanup of the nation’s contaminated groundwater sites.