Distinguished Service to SSA Award | 2017 Recipient

30 May 2018

The Distinguished Service to SSA Award honors individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the work of the Seismological Society of America.

Keith Knudsen ’83 Distinguished Service to SSA Award | 2017 Recipient

Keith Knudsen of the U.S. Geological Survey is recognized for his nine years of service as Secretary for SSA. In their nomination of Knudsen for the award, five past presidents of SSA commended him for his advice on multiple issues related to SSA operations and for his work in a demanding role for the Society, carried out from 2007 to 2016.

In particular, Knudsen was recognized for his work in reviewing and updating the SSA Bylaws and Board Policy manual, his role as chair of the Management Committee in instituting a more formal annual review of the Society’s Executive Director and in serving as a member of the 2015 Executive Director Search Committee, and his role in developing a new strategic plan for SSA in 2012.

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