The ARMA Future Leader Program identifies motivated ARMA members of outstanding promise and relatively early in their careers to identify ideas for the continual development of ARMA. The ARMA Future Leaders group was organized in 2012 and has been involved with all aspects ARMA operations to ensure that the organization has an enduring foundation as it evolves to be representative and useful to its members.
Future Leaders have been fully engaged in supporting ARMA annual symposia through participating in the organizing committee, developing and chairing sessions, reviewing papers, making awards for papers and posters, and developing a career center and rock mechanics trivial pursuit contest.
Future leaders are nominated by ARMA members and approved by current Leaders and the Board of Directors.
Future Leaders Members
|Rob Bewick, Golder Associates Lt||Xiaodong Ma, ETH Zurich|
|Chia Weng Boon, University of Oxford||Jeffrey Oke, Mine Design Engineering|
|Arash Dahi, Louisiana State University||Andrew Rathbun, Chevron ETC|
|Nicolas Espinoza, UT Austin||Reza Safari, Weatherford|
|Yi Fang, UT Austin||Hiroki Sone, University of Wisconsin-Madison|
|Yongcun Fen, UT Austin||Bryan Tatone, Geomechanica Inc.|
|Jesse Hampton, Colorado School of Mines||Ingrid Tomac, University of California San Diego|
|Mahdi Heidari, University of Texas||Gabe Walton, Colorado School of Mines|
|Xiaochun Jin, University of Utah||Bisheng Wu, CSIRO|
|Qinghua Lei, Imperial College, London, UK||Kan Wu, Texas A&M University|
|Botao Lin, China University of Petroleum at Beijing||Qianbing Zhang, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia|
|Andrea Lisjak, Geomechanica Inc.||Cheng Zhu, Rowan University|