Wednesday, December 13
Black Lab Pub, Churchill Room • 4100 Montrose Blvd.
Social 5:30 p.m., Dinner 6:30 p.m., Presentation 7:30- 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $30 Pre-registered members; $35 non-members & ALL walk-ups (Credit Cards Now Accepted)
$15 Emeritus/Life/Honorary; HGS Students Members: FREE
To guarantee a seat, you must pre-register on the HGS website and pay with a credit card. You may walk up and pay at the door if extra seats are available. Please cancel by phone or email within 24 hours before the event for a refund. Monday scheduled HGS meetings need to becanceled the Friday before by2pm. Online & pre-registration closes Wednesday, December 13, at 5:00 a.m.
Speaker: T. Wesley McCoy
Company: Enforcement Coordinator with the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists
Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists
The Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists (TBPG) was set up under the authorization of Texas Occupations Code, Chapter 1002 (The Texas Geoscience Practice Act) in 2001. The Act became fully effective as of September 1, 2003. The TBPG licenses Geologists, Geophysicists and Soil Scientists, and administers the ASBOG® examinations, which are required in order to obtain a Texas P.G. license. The TBPG also enforces The Act and rules adopted by the Board under The Act. The TBPG also provides Geoscience Ethics training, as well as training required under The Act for state agencies which receive geoscience work.
Wesley McCoy is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a B.Sc. in Geological Sciences. He has worked as a geologist for the Texas Department of Water Resources, the Texas Water Development Board, and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Mr. McCoy is a licensed Professional Geoscientist in Texas, a Registered Professional Geologist in Mississippi, a Certified Professional Geologist through the American Institute of Professional Geologists, and is a member of the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists and the Austin Geological Society.