Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation

Registered Name
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
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The Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation is a collaborative, educational nonprofit organization dedicated to the scholarly and practical study of the law and regulations relating to mining, oil and gas, energy, water, public lands, and related areas.

Source: Wikipedia




A program intitiated to support special projects in mineral law scholarship, research, writing, teaching and study. Program also supports law school students in attending foundation institutes and classes. Program also supports a law student networking program facilitating collaboration of students and faculty on mineral law topics. Scholarships are provided to individual students attending law school (23 students received scholarships), grants are provided to certain law schools (8 grants given out to law schools) and teaching excellence awards given out to two recipients.

Publications, Periodicals, Cds, Cd-rom, and Online Subscription Library


Educational materials on natural resources law and environmental law topics (approximately 2,059 clients served)



Nine two-day seminars, one two and a half day seminar, and seven five-day seminars on specialized areas of natural resources and environmental law. (approximately 3,399 clients served)


Jan N. Steiert Director
Mary A. Viviano Director
Catherine Boggs President
Robert B. Keiter Vice-president
Gregory R. Danielson Secretary
Mark D. Christiansen Treasurer
David P. Phillips Executive Director
Mark H. Holland Associate Director
David L. Deisley Director
Gregory J. Nibert Director
Brian R. Bjella Director
Max Main Director
Walter E. Stern Director
Randall E. Hubbard Director
James R. Rasband Director
Patricia J. Winmill Director
Sandra A. Snodgrass Director
Stevia M. Walther Executive Director
Source: IRS 990