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About the Minnesota Astronomical Society

Organization



Executive Board

The ''Executive Board''  of the Minnesota Astronomical Society is elected by the membership and tasked with ensuring the Society meets the desires of the membership and with overseeing the clubs financial and facilities assets. 

Elections are held each December, with the President, Secretary and a Board Member at Large elected in even-numbered years (pictured in the left column) and the Vice President, Treasurer and other Board Member at Large elected in odd-numbered years (pictured in the right column).

[To send an e-mail to all the MAS board members, use the mail address masboard@mnastro.org]

President

Dave Falkner
def5454@gmail.com
Vice President

Steve Baranski
steve_baranski@fastmail.fm
Secretary

Roxanne Kuerschner
rkuerschner@waconia.K12.mn.us
Treasurer

Chris Hansen
zurialjazz@gmail.com
Board Member at Large

Greg Haubrich
greghaubrich@comcast.net
Board Member at Large

Wayne Boline
tramp46@aol.com
 
[Click on any Board member's photo for an enlarged picture.]





Observatory Site Managers and Key Contacts:

Cherry Grove

Vic
Heiner
E-mail
Eagle Lake

Merle
Hiltner
E-mail
LLCC

Ken
Hugill
E-mail
J.J. Casby

Andy
Fraser
E-mail
Metcalf

Tom
Youngblood
E-mail
Membership
Coordinator


Steve
Emert
E-mail
A. L.
Coordinator


Greg
Haubrich
E-mail
Outreach
Coordinator


Ric
Heins
E-mail
 

Key Contacts

   Here is a list of additional key contacts within the Society:

  MAS Coordinator / Role Name Contact Info
  Astronomical League Coordinator (ALCOR) Greg Haubrich greghaubrich@comcast.net
  Astronomical League Awards Greg Haubrich greghaubrich@comcast.net
  Loaner Telescopes Vice President Contact Vice President
  Membership Coordinator Steve Emert lakeaires@msn.com
  Sky & Telescope / Astronomy Magazine Subscriptions Steve Emert lakeaires@msn.com
  Monthly Programs Lauren Nelson 651-644-1254
l_n_nelson@msn.com
  Gemini Editor
  Co-editor
Rev. Eugene Brown
Brian Litecky
Eugene.Brown@bhshealth.org
blitecky@yahoo.com
  Outreach Coordinator Ric Hiens Outreach@MnAstro.org
  Observing Chair Jerry Jones jjones7777@aol.com
  MAS Info / Message Line Jerry Jones 952-467-2426
  MAS E-mail Lists Administrator Bob Brose  bob@kunk.qbjnet.com
  MAS Discussion Forums Administrator Russ Durkee  russdurkee@earthlink.net
  Webmaster Sridhar Nivarty  webteam

  MAS Observing Sites & Site Managers Name Contact Info
  Cherry Grove Observatory Site Manager Vic Heiner HeinerV@aol.com
  Cherry Grove Keyholder Training Vic Heiner HeinerV@aol.com
  Eagle Lake Observatory Site Manager Merle Hiltner

mhiltner@charter.net

  Eagle Lake Observatory Keyholder Training Merle Hiltner

mhiltner@charter.net

  Onan Observatory Direct Number   952-467-2148
  Baylor Regional Park Park Office 952-466-5250
  Long Lake Conservation Center Site Manager Ken Hugill kenhugill@comcast.net
  Joseph J. Casby Observatory Site Manager Andy Fraser skyguydrew@gmail.com
  Metcalf Site Manager Tom Youngblood skyking@pressenter.com
  
  MAS Special Interest Group (SIG) Contacts Name Contact Info
   Beginner's SIG (B-SIG) Dave Falkner
Ric Heins
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   Imaging SIG Click For More Info
   Observing SIG Jerry Jones Click For More Info
   Radio Astronomy SIG Click For More Info
   Research SIG Russ Durkee Click For More Info
   Road Trip SIG Kirby Richter Click For More Info
   ATM SIG Click For More Info
   Personal Observatory SIG Russ Durkee
Deane Clark
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  MAS  E-Mail Contacts Name Contact Info
  MAS info Info@MnAstro.org
  MAS Board masboard@mnastro.org
  MAS General E-mail list MAS@MnAstro.org
  Eagle Lake Observatory (Onan) email OnanInfo@MnAstro.org
  Cherry Grove email list CGO@MnAstro.org
  MAS Outreach e-mail list Outreach@MnAstro.org
 


MAS Observatory Committees

Cherry Grove Observatory Committee

Eagle Lake Observatory Committee

Long Lake Conservation Center Committee (LLCC)

Joseph J. Casby Observatory Committee

Metcalf Field (Metcalf Nature Center) Committee



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