About NGS

NGS Staff

NGS personnel staff the office in Falls Church, Virginia. They can be reached by email or telephone.

NGS publications are edited and prepared in off-site locations. Please use email to contact our editors with questions.

NGS Staff and Publication Editors

Department Name Phone
General Inquiries 703-525-0050
Accounting Manager Karen Soch 571-234-8175
Advertising Manager Courtney Holmes 571-234-8023
Awards and Competitions
Conference Manager Erin Shifflett 571-234-8032
Conference Registrar Courtney Holmes 571-234-8023
Course Administration Susan Yockey 571-234-8021
Education Manager Julie Miller, CG, CGL, FNGS 571-234-8021
Member Services Manager Susan Yockey 571-234-8021
NGS Magazine Editor Deb Cyprych
NGS Online Store Susan Yockey 571-234-8021
NGS Quarterly Editors Thomas W. Jones, Phd, CG, CGL,
FASG, FUGA, FNGS and Melinde
Byrne, CG, FASG, FNGS
NGS Monthly Editor Aaron Goodwin
Publications
Research Trips Registration Courtney Holmes 571-234-8023
UpFront with NGS blog Editor Kathryn Doyle
Technical Support