Gem and Mineral Society of the Palm Beaches, Inc.

West Palm Beach, FL

 A 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization






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2016 Officers

President* Laura Simmons
1st Vice President* Gale Langford   (561) 630 2989
2nd Vice President* Jennifer Martin
Secretary* Dianna Ray   (561) 707 6753
Treasurer* Jenny Wright   (561) 634 1427


2016 Directors

Shop Head Steward* Susan Cairl   (561) 293 1298
Membership* Robin Deaton   (561) 319 1126
Newsletter Editor* Laura Phillips
Past President* Michelle Renne  
Show Chairman* Barbara Ringhiser   (561) 588 5458
Show Chairman* Walter Triche
Webmaster Richard Tracey


Committee Chairpersons

Field Trips KC Foster  
Hostess Samantha Lazzaro  
Junior Rockhounds Larry Deaton  
Librarian Shop Steward on Duty
Programs Jennifer Martin
Raffle Coordinator Keith Kline  
Refreshments Arlene Lazzaro  
Sunshine Committee Lo Rain
Social Events Debi Kachman

*Denotes a Voting Member of the Executive Committee

Past Presidents




Club Purpose:

To associate persons of the Palm Beach area of cutting, displaying and studying of rocks, shells, artifacts, and any kind of scientific objects of interest to the individual and the organization to promote community interest in these objects.

The society is a member of the Eastern Federation of 
Mineralogical & Lapidary Societies Inc. and the 
Southeast Federation of Mineralogical Societies, 
Inc., which are affiliated with the American 
Federation of Mineralogical Societies. Our members 
are able to participate in activities sponsored by 
these organizations.