Alight Mining Solutions Team Revives SME Northern California Section

Alight Mining Solutions Team Revives SME Northern California Section

Kevin Moran, Alight Mining Solutions Professional Services Consultant, has been elected Chairperson for the Northern California Section of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration.

SAN FRANCISCO – AUGUST 23, 2016 – Alight Mining Solutions recognizes team member, Kevin Moran, for his work in reviving the Northern California Section of the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration.

Along with support from Jacob Gallagher and Bill Warfield, Kevin brought together twenty-five members of the mining community in Vacaville, California on Thursday August 18 to elect new officers for the recently-revitalized Section.

The event brought together members from across Northern California to discuss important topics like the viability of the section, location and ideas for future events. It was a great starting point for what promises to be a growing section.

At the event a new Section Executive Officer Team was elected. They are as follows:

Chairperson: Kevin Moran

Vice Chairperson: Jon Fox

Treasurer: Andrew Sass

Executive Member: Alan Driscoll

Executive Member: Andrew Finney

Previous Chairperson: Bill Warfield

“We are proud of the work Kevin has done to help revitalize the Northern California Section of SME,” said Tom Struttmann, Group Head of Alight Mining Solutions, a division of Alight, Inc. “The SME is a pillar of the mining community and these regional meeting bring us together to discuss challenges our industry is facing and how we can work together to grow our society. Here at Alight Mining Solutions, we are committed to the continued success of the mining industry.”

The Northern California Section is looking forward to hosting its next event featuring an interesting and educational speaker in the fall of 2016.

Kevin Moran is a recent graduate of the Colorado School of Mines and the past recipient of a McIntosh Engineering Scholarship from SME. He joined Alight Mining Solutions, as part of its growing team of professional services consultants, all of whom come from rich mining engineering backgrounds.

About Alight, Inc.

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