Posts filed under: IWCS Officers

Giresh Ghooray — USA Southwest Trustee 2021-2024

Dear Fellow IWCS Members,I am happy to become a trustee of the Southwest Region. I was born in a small country in South America but grew up in California, Pennsylvania.My...... Read More

Anthony William Goodyer, Member #10026

(b 1941) I was born, two years into the second world war, in a small rural town in South Africa. My father was an Episcopalian pastor and my mother an...... Read More

Elaine Hunt, 2nd Past President of IWCS Updated October 30, 2020

I was born in South Carolina, but was moved to Florida by the time I was 4 years old, so I consider myself a Floridian.  I graduated from Dixie M....... Read More

Gary Green #6654L – 1st Past President, November, 2020 Updated 10-30-2020

I was born in Goshen, IN, USA in 1953 and have resided in Syracuse, IN since 1976. I have a BA degree from Ball State University. I taught Middle School...... Read More

Violet Oman, #10103, USA Central Regional Trustee, October 30, 2018 – 2021 Updated 10-30-2020

Violet takes over the trusteeship from retiring Trustee, Wes Kolkmeier.  2018-2021... Read More

Ian Heffernan #9902 – Elected AustralAsia Trustee, October 18, 2019-2022  Updated October 31, 2020

IWCS Personal Biography I was born in April 1947, 4 days after the IWCS was formed. My childhood was spent in the Otway Ranges of Southern Victoria, where my father...... Read More

Willem Hurkmans #8761 – Publications Chairman, 2020 and Trustee EuroAfrica. 2018-2021. Posted October 31, 2020

Willem Hurkmans (Rotterdam is a biologist/geologist who graduated in palaeontology (Utrecht University, 1981). He spent the first half of his career (1983-2003) as a guest worker at Amsterdam University doing...... Read More