GeoScienceWorld, a comprehensive internet resource for research and communications in the geosciences, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alix Vance as Executive Director of the nonprofit organization as of August 1, 2011. Ms. Vance states, “I am extremely pleased to join the GeoScienceWorld community. I look forward to serving the Board and GeoScienceWorld partners around the globe in alignment with GeoScienceWorld’s founding mission and through continued innovation in service and digital content dissemination.”
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.