RÉSUMÉ

PERSONAL BACKGROUND
Name: Jeri Lee Jones
Home Address: 2223 Stoverstown Rd
,   Spring Grove, PA 17362
Telephone: (717) 225-3744
Birthdate: April 7, 1954
Family: Wife - Rev. Lou Ann (Earnst) Jones

EDUCATION BACKGROUND
1968-1972 William Penn Senior High, York, PA
1972-1977 Catawba College, Salisbury, NC
1984-1985 Millersville University, PA (Graduate Work)


PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

 

1974-1977 Geologist, Museum of Anthropology, Catawba College
1977-1984 Consulting Geologist, Museum of Anthropology, Catawba College
1979-1988 Assistant Project Coordinator, York County Parks
1981-1992 Adjunct Professor in Earth Sciences, York College of PA
1882 – Present – Consulting Geologist, Codorus Stone &Supply Co. Emigsville, PA
1988-Present Program Facilitator, York County Parks
2008 – Present – Instructor. OLLIU Program, Penn State – York Campus
1996 - 2011 - Continuing Education Instructor - HACC- Gettysburg Campus (program discontinued)
2003 – Present Clay Consultant, Susquehanna Speedway Park, Newberrytown, PA
2004 – Present – Clay Consultant, Lincoln Speedway, Abbottsotwn, PA
2012 – Present – Earth and Space Science Professor, Messiah College, Grantham
 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
1. Geological Society of America
2. York County Astronomical Society 
 

 

 


PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS

April 1979: Presenter, Geological Society of America Southeast Section Meeting, Blacksburg, VA
April 1980: Presenter, Pennsylvania Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Seven Springs, PA
November 1980: Presenter, Friends of Mineralogy, Pennsylvania Chapter Meeting, West Chester, PA
March 1992: Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Harrisburg, PA
October 1993: Presenter, Society for Industrial Archaeologists Iron Making Symposium, Scranton, PA
October 1997: Presenter, Seismological Society of America, Eastern Chapter Meeting, Ottawba, Canada
October, 1998: Presenter, Seismological Society of America, Eastern Chapter Meeting, Millersville University, Millersville, PA
November, 2000: Presenter - Geologic Teaching Workshop, Millersville University, Millersville, PA

March 2004: Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Reston, VA

March 2005: Invited Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Saratoga Spring , NY

March 2006: Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Camp Hill, PA
March 2008: Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Buffalo, NY
March 2009: Co-Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Portland, ME
March 2010: Co-Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Baltimore, MD – 3 different programs
December, 2010: Presenter at the Pennsylvania Science Teachers Association, Hershey, PA
March, 2011: Co-Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA
March, 2012: Co-Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Hartford, CT
March 2103: Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Bretton Woods, NH
March 2014: Presenter, Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Lancaster, PA
March 2014: Co-Leader for “Geology and Structure of the Chillhowee Group in Lancaster and York Counties:
          Fieldtrip for the Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting, Lancaster, PA





PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
1972-1977 Volunteer - Harrisburg Astronomical Society observatory
1975-1976 Staff Person, Catawba College Observatory
1979-Present Conduct presentations at civic organizations, schools and church groups concerning York County Parks, York County geology and astronomy
1980-Present Presented numerous earth science programs and workshops for York County Parks
1980-Present Presented numerous geologic educational programs to schools and civic groups
1984-Present Presented numerous astronomical programs at John Rudy County Park Observatory
1984-Present Consulting Geologist for Codorus Stone & Supply Company, Emigsville, PA
1987-1993 Worked on the Donation from Waste Management, Inc. to the York County Parks
1988-Present Responsible for year-around programs, media relations and advertising for the York County Parks
1995-1999 Originated and responsible for programs presented on the "Discovery Center" operated by the York County Parks
2005 - Worked in partnership with the U.S. Geologic Survey on a groundwater survey of West Manheim Township, Pennsylvania
2008 – Present – Co Investigator on the Dillsburg Earthquake Swarm, Dillsburg, PA

 

 


FIELD AND LAB EXPERIENCE
1974-1976 Field Investigator of the Bamford Zinc Mine, Lancaster County, PA done in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Geologic Survey
1974-1977 Field Research Assistant in various archaeological surveys and research in central North Carolina
1974-1978 Geologic Field Chief in mapping sections of the North Carolina Piedmont
1979 - Present Consulting Geologist in conducting various mapping and mineral exploration projects in York and Adams Counties, Pennsylvania
1981 - Present - Consulting Geologist for Codorus Stone & Supply Company, Emigsville, PA
2005 - Cooperative Ground Water Survey of West Manheim Township, York County, PA with the USGS and York County Conservation District
2008 – Present – Co-investigator with the Dillsburg Earthquake Swarm, Dillsburg, PA




AWARDS AND HONORS
1968 God and Country Award, Boy Scouts of America
1972 Life Rank, Boy Scouts of America
1975 Chairperson, 1st Annual Lithic Symposium, Catawba College
1977 Chairperson, 2nd Annual Lithic Symposium, Catawba College
1977 Presidential Honor Roll, Catawba College
1977 May, Student of the Month, Catawba College
1979 Co-Chairperson, York Rock & Mineral Club Show
1981 Co-Chairperson, York Rock & Mineral Club Show
1982 President, York Rock & Mineral Club
1987 Co-Chairperson, York Rock & Mineral Show
1990 York County Parks Astronomical Society Recognition Award
1992 Outstanding Conservationist of the Year Award, York County Conservation District
2000 Organized 1st annual York County Parks Rock and Mineral at Richard Nixon County Park

2000 Organized 1st annual Dinosaur Weekend at Richard Nixon County Park

2006 Digman Award for Excellence in Geoeducation by the National Association of Geoscience Teachers - Eastern Section 

 

Selected Articles Written

 

1973 A preliminary investigation of the Bamford Zinc Mine, Lancaster County, PA

1974 Geology of the Southern Portion of the Hilton Quadrangle, Southwest Virginia.

1977 Geology of selected areas in the Uwharrie Volcanic Belt, south-central NC. B.S. Thesis, Museum of Anthropology, Catawba College

1977 Guide to the archaeology and geology of the Uwharrie Volcanic Belt in south-central North Carolina. Guide , 2nd Annual Lithic Symposium, Catawba College

1977 (and Peter P. Cooper, III) Some historical and physical facts and speculation on the origin of the Carolina Slate Belt. Catawba College Museum of Anthropology Special Publication 2.

1977 (and Peter P. Cooper, III) Historic and prehistoric resources of the Metro-Charlotte 201 Facilities, Mecklenberg County, NC

1978 The Bamford Zinc Mine: A Tribute. Pennsylvania Geology, December

1978 Stratigraphy of the Morrow Mountain Rhyolite, south-central North Carolina. Geological Society of America, Southeastern Section Meeting, Abstracts with Programs.

1979 Preliminary report on the geology of Three Hat Mountain, Davidson County, NC

1980 Paragenesis of the Dillsburg Cornwall-type magnetite deposit, York County, PA. Abstract, PA Academy of Science Program

1980 (with Jimell Goodman) The Dillsburg Iron Mines. Rocks and Minerals

1980 Self Guided Geology Trail of Nixon Park, York County Parks Trail Guide

1980 An unusual sinkhole occurrence at John Rudy Park, York County, PA. Pennsylvania Geology

1981 Geologic Guide to York County, Pennsylvania. York Rock & Mineral Club Special Publication 2

1982 Iron Mine Districts of York County, Pennsylvania. York Rock & Mineral Club, Informer, April

1982 Preliminary report on the paragenesis of the Dillsburg Iron Mines, York County, PA. Friends of Mineralogy, PA Chapter Newsletter. September

1983 Celestine at East Salem, Pennsylvania. Rock and Minerals

1985 Guide to selected geologic sites in Lancaster and York Counties, PA. York County Parks Guidebook 1

1987 The geology of the Codorus Stone Company Quarry, Emigsville, York County, PA. York Rock & Mineral Club Newsletter, April

1987 A geologic guide to Delta, York County Area. York County Parks Guidebook 2

1987 Guide to the geology between York and the Gettysburg Battlefield. York County Parks Guidebook 3

1988 The York Iron Company Mine, Seven Valleys, York County, PA. Friends of Mineralogy, PA Chapter Newsletter

1989 (with Paul Chrastina) The Whispering Hills: Geology of Lancaster and York Counties, Pennsylvania. Matrix Publishing, Dillsburg, PA

1991 The mining history of Springettsbury Township, York County, PA in History of Springettysbury Township, Springettsbury Township

1992 Mining History and general geology of Hellam Township, York County, PA in Comprehensive Plan of Hellam Township

1992 Progress report on the quarrying at the Codorus Stone Company Quarry near Emigsville, York County, PA

1993 Inventory of the iron mines in York County, PA. Industrial Museum of York County exhibit

1994 Mining history of Dover township, PA in History of Dover Township, Dover Township

1995 Limestone, Dolomite, Clay and Sand quarries of York County, PA. Industrial Museum of York County exhibit

1995 Time Walk - The Geology of York County video. Kondor Media. Accompanied with teacher text material

1996 Contributing Author for "Carbonates of the York, Pennsylvania Area - National Assoc. of Geoscience Teachers - Eastern Section Field Guide. York College of PA.

1996 Time Walk - The Delta Story video. Kondor Media

1997  Geologic Guide to the Pigeon Hills, York County, PA.  Guidebook for the Hanover Chamber of Commerce.

1997 Iron Mine Atlas of York county, PA (with the York County Planning Commission), in preparation

1997 (with Dr. Charles Scharnberger). The Dillsburg Earthquake York County, PA.. Poster Exhibit - Seismological Society of America - Eastern Section Meeting, Ottawa, Canada.

1998 York County, Pennsylvania geology highlights tour guide. York County Parks Guide 3.

1998 (Robert Straw, York County EMA Director). Earthquake Hazard in York County, Pennsylvania: Are We Ready? Abstract and Program, Seismological Society of America, Eastern Section Annual Meeting, Lancaster, PA

1999 (with Dr. Charles Scharnberger). The Dillsburg Earthquake York County, PA.. Pennsylvania Geology, Spring/Summer.

1999 Preliminary Report on the Outstanding Geologic Features and York and Lancaster Counties, Pennsylvania. For the Lower Susquehanna River Heritage Park Proposal. York County Planning Commission.

1999 Geology and History of the Delta-Peach Bottom, York County Area. York County Parks Geology Fieldtrip Guide 4.

1999 Geology and Civil War History of York County. York County Parks Geology Fieldtrip Guide 5.

1999 Geology and Mining History on the Wojciehowski property, Heidelberg Township, York County, Pennsylvania. Jones Geological Services Special Report.

2000 Geology of Wizard Ranch and Camp Tuckahoe, York and Cumberland Counties, Pennsylvania. For the Boy Scouts of America, York-Adams Area Council.

2000 A Geologic Guide to Camp Tuckahoe Boy Scout Camp, York and Cumberland Counties, PA

2000 A Geologic Guide to Wizard Ranch Boy Scout Ranch, York County, PA

2000 Writer and Narrator - Time Walk - Triassic Park - Dinosaurs of York and Adams Counties, PA video. Kondor Media, York. Co-sponsored by Ronald McDonald House Charities.

2000 Railroad and Iron Mine History of York County, Pennsylvania. York County Parks Geology Fieldtrip Guide 6.

2000 Surface survey and sinkhole potential at the proposed U.S. Army Heritage Center, Carlisle, Pennsylvania

2001 Geology of the Piedmont Lowlands Guidebook, York and Lancaster Counties, Pennsylvania. York County Parks Fieldtrip Guide 7.

2001 Iron mines associated with the Codorus Creek Basin, western and southwestern York County, Pa. For Mackin Engineering Co., Mechanicsburg, PA.

2001 An archaeological update of the York Iron Company Mine, P. Joseph Raab County Park, York County, Pennsylvania (co-authored with Jay Reich and Roxann Rexroth)

2001 Geology and Mineral Resources of the Gettysburg area, Adams County, Pennsylvania, guidebook for Harrisburg Area Community College, Gettysburg Campus. (co-authored with G. Patrick Bowling, P.G.).

2002 Mineral Resources of Adams County, Pennsylvania, guidebook for Harrisburg Area Community College, Gettysburg Campus. (co-authored with G. Patrick Bowling, P.G.).

2002 Geology of the Gettysburg Basin in Adams County, Pennsylvania. Field Trip for the National Association of Geoscience Teachers, Eastern Section Meeting, Frederick, Maryland (co-authored with G. Patrick Bowling, P.G.)

2002 Gold in Southeastern Pennsylvania with collecting sites in Adams, Lancaster and York Counties, Pennsylvania (co-authored with Donald Schmerling). Published by Matrix Publishing, Dillsburg, PA

2002 General Geology and Mining History of York Township, York County, Pennsylvania. Written for York Township’s 125th anniversary book.

2002  A Day with a Geologist Guide Book:  Discovering locations in western York County, Pennsylvania.  Guidebook for Harrisburg Area Community College, Gettysburg Campus.

2002  Fun with Geology Guidebook:  A Look at the Geology of northern York County and Adams County, Pennsylvania.  Guidebook for Harrisburg Area Community College, Gettysburg Campus.

2003  The Geology of the West Branch of the Codorus Creek and Codorus Creek, York County, Pennsylvania.  Prepared for Aquatic Resource Restoration Company. 

 

2003  An Update on the Geology and Mineralogy of the Codorus Stone & Supply Company quarry, Emigsville, Pennsylvania..  Prepared for the company.

 

2003  Geology of Adams County with a stop in Franklin County Guidebook.  Guidebook for the "Geology of Adams County" field trip for HACC-Gettysburg Campus.  Co-authored with G. Patrick Bowling.     

 

2003   Preliminary Report on the Geology of Big Indian Rock (36La184) and Little Indian Rock (36La185), Lancaster County, Pennsylvania prepared for the Friends of the Safe Harbor Petroglyphs.

 

2003  Geologists Needed in York County, Pennsylvania Guidebook for Harrisburg Area Community College - Gettysburg Campus Continuing Education Program.

 

Jones, J.L., 2003. Geologic Guide to the Pigeon Hills, York County, PA. Hanover Chamber of Commerce Road Tour Brochure, Hanover, PA.
 

2004  Quarry History in the Bittinger Station Area near Hanover, Adams County, Pennsylvania for Vulcan Materials Company in Hanover.

 

2005  The Peach Bottom Slate in southeastern Pennsylvania - Once the best building slate in the world. Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences, v. 27, no. 3, p. 191-196.

 

2005   A Groundwater Survey of West Manheim Township, York County, Pennsylvania (co-authored with Kathlryn Low).  Project conducted with a partnership with the United States Geological Survey and the York County Conservation District.

 

2006   A update on the Geology of Codorus Stone & Supply Company Quarry in Emigsville, PA

 

2006  A Tiny Look at a Large Quarry:  The Micromineralogy of Valley Quarry, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  (co-authored with Larry Eisenberger).  Rocks and Mineral Magazine, May/June.

 

2006  The Peach Bottom Slate - Once the Best Building Slate in the World Guidebook for the National Meeting of the Geological Society of American Meeting in Philadelphia (Co-authored by Dr. Charles Scharnberger, Mary Ann Schlegel and Donald Robinson).

 

2007 - Geology and Mining Histroy of Washington Township, York County, Pennsylvania

2008 - TimeWalk - A Journey through Time in Adams, Lancaster and York Counties, Pennsylvania.

 

2008  Preliminary Investigation to Locate Mary Ann Furnace on the Rummel Farm Property for Codorus State Park, West Manheim, York County, Pennsylvania (co-authored with Rose-Anna Behr of the PA DCNR Department of Topographic and Geologic Survey)

2008  Suggestions to begin an Archaeological Survey and Interpretive Program for the Mary Ann Furnace, Codorus State Park, Hanover, Pennsylvania.

 

2008  Recommended Slate Roofing Resources for Poplar Hill on His Lordship's Kindness, conducted for the Walton Foundation.

 

2009 Fossil Collecting in Perry County, Pennsylvania – The Roth Road and Airport Road
Sites

2009 The 2008-2009 Earthquake Swarm near Dillsburg, Pennsylvania. Co-authored With Won-Young Kim, Mitchell Gold, Charles Scharnberger and Helen Delano Pennsylvania Geological Survey Open-File Mis. Invest. Report 09-01.0.

2009 Carroll Township and the Earthquake Swarm, Carroll Township Newsletter, January. Co-authored with Dr. Charles Scharnberger.

2009 Update on the Dillsburg Earthquake Swarm, Carroll Township, Pennsylvania Carroll Township Newsletter, July. Co-authored with Dr. Charles Scharnberger.

2010 Blasts and Shakes from the Past, Fieldtrip Guide designed for Renfrew Institute, Waynesboro, PA.

2010 Geologic Guide to Selected Sites in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Fieldtrip Guide designed for Harrisburg Area Community College, Lancaster Campus.

2011 Brief Guide to the Geology of Adams County, Pennsylvania. Fieldtrip Guide for HACC- Gettysburg Campus Continuing Education Course.

2011 Geology of the western portion of York County. Guide for York County Parks fieldtrip, York County Parks Guide #10.

2012 History of Iron Mining and Furnaces in York County, Pennsylvania for OLLI-Penn State Program, York, PA.

2013 Geology of South Mountain and the Frederick Valley, Pennsylvania and Maryland for Renfrew Institute annual geology fieldtrip, Waynesboro, PA.

2014 Stratigraphy and Structure of the Chillhowee Group in Lancaster and York Counties, Pennsylvania. Geol. Soc. Of America, Northeastern Section Meeting Fieldtrip, Lancaster, PA (Co-leader).

2014 Quarry Stomping and Civil War History in the Gettysburg-Chambersburg Area, Pennsylvania for Renfrew Institute annual geology field trip. Waynesboro, PA

 

 


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