Mining  & Metallurgical Society  of America   


MMSA 2018 Proxy
For At Large Members

The Executive Committee has agreed to hold the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society during the SME Annual Meeting in Minneapolis MN. The meeting will commence at 5:15 P.M. on Monday February 26, 2018 at the Hilton Minneapolis, Marquette 8 room.

Members who will not be able to attend the annual meeting are encouraged to execute and return this Proxy/Ballot as a quorum is required for officially conducting business at the meeting.

If you do not expect to attend, please mark the following Proxy form, and click on the Submit button below.

The meeting will receive reports of the Secretary and Treasurer, and such other matters as may properly be brought before the membership. According to the requirements of the Constitution, one-fifth of the membership must be present in person or by proxy in order to constitute a quorum for the transaction of business.

It is, therefore, most important that you execute and return this notice at the very latest by February 20, 2018.


I, the undersigned member of the Mining and Metallurgical Society of America, do hereby designate Michael D.S. Blois as my proxy at the Annual Meeting of the Society to vote in my stead on all business that may properly be brought before said meeting.

To complete the Proxy, which will enable this member to vote in your stead, enter your name, email address, and comments, if any, in the fields below:


Email Address



Part I. Councilor Candidates.

The following Councilor for At Large members is presented for a vote of the membership:

Councilor candidate:
At Large -
Tim Arnold (2020)

Approve Councilor

If you want to know more about the candidate, his bio is available on the Members Only part of the Web site.

Write in any Alternate Councilors or Officers. Please enter who you are voting for.

Part II. Vote on the following two additions to the five existing Qualified Professional (QP) categories

II.a. Add two new QP categories

Minerals Project Costing, Infrastructure, Management

See the QP Enhancement Committee report for reasons why these two new QP categories are being proposed and descriptions of each.
See the details about the new QP categories


II.b. Add Senior QP designation
Approve addition of Senior QP status

See the details about the Senior QP Status

See the slide presentation (about both 2 new categories and Senior QP status)


Please return this proxy and ballot by February 20,2018.


The Mining and Metallurgical Society of America  
PO Box 810, Boulder, CO 80306-0810 
Tel (303) 444-6032
2018 MMSA