Members of the International Tailings Reclamation Technical Division


Dennis NeumanDennis Neuman
Assoc. Ed. Jasmr
3502 Parkway Ave
Bozeman, MT 59718
(936) 468-2127

The following is a member listing of those who have selected Tailings Reclamation as a technical division of interest.

Abranovic, David
Alexander, Robert
Al-lami, Mariam
Anderson, Tim
Anton, Nick
Ballek, Leonard
Bays, Duane
Beam, Richard
Behum, Paul
Bengson, Stuart
Bennett, Marty
Billeter, Mitchell
Bowman, Thomas
Bromley, John
Butler, Barbara
Buyantogtokh, Uuganbayar
Campus, Julia
Church, Taylor
Clary, Devin
Conrad, Paul
Coupal, Roger
Cude, Seth
Dallaire, Kara
Danehy, Tim
Daniels, Walter
Darmody, Robert
DeCarolis, Kyle
Donner, Mark
Eger, Paul
Enos, Dave
Ernst, Karina
Faulkner, Ben
Favorito, Jessica
Franzman, Rio
Fulton, Stephanie
Gaughan, John
Geidel, Gwendelyn
Gray, Richard
Greenwald, Edward
Hager, Jonathan
Hajec, Andrew
Hamai, Takaya
Hamilton, Schuyler
Harper, Jarvis
Hartshorn, Anthony
Haywood, Adam
Helm, Dot
Horbaczewski, Jan
Huang, Longbin
Hugo, Justin
Jacobs, Amy
Jennings, Stuart
Johnston, Christopher
Kastens, Marilyn
Kemak, Zachary
Klopf, Sara
Kreman, Craig
Krippaehne, Bill
Kuhn, Alan
LaBar, Julie
Lambeth, Robert
Lee, Thomas
Leinart, Jennifer
Leroux, Adam
Lindbeck, Keith
Martin, Shane
Masters, Bernard
Milczarek, Michael
Mullennex, Ron
Neilson, Brandon
Neuman, Dennis
Oberhelman, Rory
O'kane, Mike
Owens, Matthew
Palmer, Kelsea
Parker, Melanie
Peterman, Cara
Polster, David
Prodgers, Richard
Reisinger, Robert
Rovder, Ashley
Sauer, Henry
Shoemaker, Staci
Spencer, John
Stewart, Robert
Tang, Zepei
Teichert, Candice
Theisen, Marc
Thomas, Jane
Thomas, Robert
Tomkowski, Kevin
Valkanas, Michelle
Van Scoyoc, Melissa
Walker, William
Walsh, Kathryn
Wasley, Dustin
Weigand, David
Wendt, Gary
Whiting, Kent
Wildman, Claire
Wolfe, Staci
Zimmerman, Clint


The International Tailing Reclamation Technical Division of ASMR includes professionals and academics involved in aspects of mining that are interested in, or are involved with, reclamation of mill tailings including fine slurry materials and other mineral wastes related to the beneficiation of minerals.

Scope and Objectives:

  1. To promote the successful reclamation of tailing impoundments and related mine waste environs.
  2. To provide a forum for discussion and exchange of information of information dealing with tailing reclamation.
  3. To assure our profession is involved in reclamation regulation, planning, implementation, and enforcement.
  4. To inform the public of the need for sustainable mining, opportunities, reclamation successes, and environmental benefits as a result of modern reclamation.
  5. To cooperate with other ASMR Technical Divisions to further our common goal.
  6. To promote the involvement of young professionals involved with tailing reclamation through education and the exchange of ideas.

Special committees may be established for special programs and duties on an as-needed basis.

Chair's Responsibilities:

  1. Promote tailing reclamation programs at the annual ASMR conference.
  2. Review technical papers submitted for the annual ASMR conference.
  3. Chair the ITRTD business meeting.
  4. Participate in the annual TD business meeting.
  5. Serve as a conduit for information exchange among the member of the ITRTD and with the NEC.
  6. Arrange for chair replacement when stepping down.


  • 2015 (This Technical Division met with the Soils and Overburden this year)