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The Texas Speleological Survey is an all-volunteer organization, and a non-member, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization, dedicated to the collection and protection of information on Texas's underground resources and run by a set of officers and a board of directors, along with an additional group of dedicated volunteers.
The TSS' mailing address is:

TEXAS SPELEOLOGICAL SURVEY
Pickle Research Campus 176 / R4000
The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 78712-1100
The TSS's office and library
are at this physical address:
J. J. Pickle Research Campus
10100 Burnet Road
Austin, TX 78758
Driving Directions

Many of the individuals listed below as part of TSS leadership have served the organization in several roles; download the directory for their contact information and details of their service (PDF or DOCX ). Also included below is a list of Data Managers (DM) and the Assistant Data Managers (ADM) by county: the individuals who are collecting and curating the data at the heart of our operation). If you need assistance or information, contact one of the officers or another of the individuals listed below. See the Calendar link for dates of events, including scheduled work sessions and open houses. For data requests or submission, purchase of publications, contact with the editor, donations of materials (data, realia, other), or listings for the event calendar, please click on the appropriate links on the page menu bar above. The office is only intermittently staffed by volunteers, so walk-ins are impossible (except for open events on the Calendar), and surface mail processing cannot be guaranteed.


TSS OFFICERS & BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Photo courtesy of Carl Kunath.

Current Officers, Directors, and County Data Managers

Download the current directory: PDF or DOCX.
Officers
  • President:
    Joe Mitchell
  • Treasurer:
    Marvin Miller
  • Secretary:
    Jim "Crash" Kennedy
  • Editor:
    Gerald L. Atkinson

OTHER STAFF
  • Katie Arens: Co-Webmistress
  • Butch Fralia: Co-Webmaster
  • Andy Gluesenkamp: Data Request Manager
  • Travis Scott: Database Manager
  • Logan McNatt: Archives Chairman
  • Merydith Turner: Facilities Manager
  • Carl Kunath: Media Archives Curator
  • Gerald L. Atkinson: TexBib
Directors
  • Gerald L. Atkinson
  • Allan Cobb
  • Butch Fralia
  • Andy Gluesenkamp
  • Jim "Crash" Kennedy
  • Carl E. Kunath
  • Logan McNatt
  • Marvin Miller
  • Joe Mitchell
  • Ron Ralph
  • William H. Russell
  • Ann M. Scott
  • Travis Scott
  • Peter Sprouse
  • Kevin Stafford
  • M. D. (Merydith) Turner
  • ex officio
    James R. Reddell
County Data Managers
  • Travis Scott, DM, Bandera, Kerr, Real
  • Joe Mitchell, DM and ADM, Bexar, Kendal
  • Marvin Miller, DM, Blanco, Llano
  • Kurt Menking, ADM, Comal
  • George Veni, DM and ADM, Comal, Kendall, Bexar
  • Kevin Stafford, DM, Culberson, East Texas
  • Peter Sprouse, DM, Hays
  • Jim Kennedy, DM, San Saba, Lampasas
  • Will Quast, ADM, San Saba, Lampasas
  • Kris Pena, ADM, San Saba, Lampasas
  • William Russell, DM, Travis
  • Gregg Williams, ADM, Uvalde
  • Jerry Atkinson, DM, West Texas, Edwards Plateau
  • James Reddell, DM, Williamson, Bell, Coryell
  • Christopher Francke, ADM, Williamson, Travis
  • Leslie Bell, ADM, Williamson
Download DM/ADM list: DOC | PDF