William N. Poundstone Lecture and Distinguished Engineers of Mines Awards Members

Name Degree(s) Inducted
W. Douglas Blackburn, Jr.
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1972
  • MBA, West Virginia College of Graduate Studies, 1978
  • J.D., Harvard University, 1989
11/02/2000
James W. Boyd
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1968
04/26/2002
Raymond A. Bradbury
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1950
09/22/2011
James O. Bunn
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University
11/08/2001
Barry Dangerfield
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines 1973
  • M.S. Mining Engineering 1981
  • Minor Mineral Economics
04/24/2003
Charles Dunbar
  • Graduate of WVU with a BS in Engineering of Mines, December 1980
11/22/2013
Thomas W. Garges, Jr.
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, 1963
09/03/2003
James "Buck" H. Harless
    Honorary Doctor Degrees Received:
  • West Virginia University
  • Marshall University
  • Stillman College
  • Pikeville College
  • University of Charleston
  • Concord University
02/06/2006
James William Harvey 09/13/2012
Bart J. Hyita
  • B.S. Mining Engineering, University of Utah
  • Advanced Certification in Environmental Engineering
11/20/2008
Calvin Kidd
  • B.S. Marshall University
09/01/2014
O. Eugene Kitts
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, West Virginia University, 1977
11/12/2009
James L. Laurita, Jr.
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1982
  • Registered PE, West Virginia
06/10/2009
Robert E. Murray
  • B.S. Mining Engineering, Ohio State University
00/10/2002
Ryan Murray
  • B.S. in Mining Engineering, West Virginia University, 2002
10/16/2015
Scott Pack, Jr.
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1982
04/25/2008
Michael R. Peelish
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1983
  • Law Degree, West Virginia University, 1986
04/19/2007
William N. Poundstone
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1949
  • West Virginia University Honorary Degree, 1981
  • COMER Outstanding Alumni of the Year, 1991
09/13/2010
Robert H. Quenon
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1951
  • LLB (J.D.), George Washington University, 1964
04/19/2001
Michael J. Quillen 04/19/2007
William B. Raney
  • B.S. Biology, West Virginia University 1970
  • M.S. Public Administration West Virginia University 1973
11/11/2004
James F. Roberts
  • B.A. Pennsylvania State University
  • Certification, Pennsylvania & West Virginia board of Accountancy
04/21/2005
Garold R. Spindler
  • B.S. Mining Engineering, West Virginia University, 1970
  • M.S. Mining Engineering, West Virginia University, 1976
  • M.S. Management from Stanford University
05/15/2010
Benjamin M. Statler
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University
  • Executive Program, University of Virginia
04/22/2004
Richard M. Whiting
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1976
11/14/2002
John Zachwieja
  • A.S. Bluefield State College, 1972
  • B.S. Engineering of Mines, West Virginia University, 1974
  • Executive Program, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia, 1992
11/17/2005