Afilliated Organizations

List of Butte and Montana organizations Gibson has been involved with.

Old Butte Historical Adventures
Guide, Webmaster (2006-2016)

Butte Citizens for Preservation & Revitalization
Secretary, Webmaster, Newsletter Editor, Volunteer (2004-2013)

Butte Chamber of Commerce
Trolley Tour Driver (2009-2015)

Butte Restoration Alliance
Member 2006-09 , Chair Historic Preservation Subcommittee (2008), Webmaster

Tobacco Root Geological Society
Co-Founder, Board Member (1976-83, 2000-2013), Guidebook Co-Editor (2004-13), Webmaster to 2016

Clark Fork Watershed Education Project
Member of Advisory Board (2005-2007)

National Summit of Mining Communities
Speaker, web design (2008)

Virtual Historic Butte
Organizer, contributor

Mai Wah Society/Museum
Board member (2008-2017), webmaster, treasurer (2011-2017)

MainStreet Uptown Butte
Member (2006-11)

Montana Tech
Guest lecturer (geology, geophysics, remote sensing), help teach Field Camp

Vernacular Architecture Forum Butte 2009
Chair, Tours & Guidebook Committee; Guidebook editor; website

Butte-Silver Bow Historic Preservation Commission
Former Member (2007-08)

Educational Tourism
Tour Leader (retired)

Montana Bureau of Mines & Geology
this & that: volunteer editor (2001-2003 -ish), misc. projects and mapping, 5 or so public seminar lectures from kidney stones to tectonics of the former Soviet Union

Butte Labor History Center
Founder, board member, tour guide, treasurer (2014-2018)

Butte America Foundation / KBMF Radio
History of the Earth Podcast (2015-16), Butte, America's Story Podcast (2017-2020), BAmF of the Year (2017)

National Folk Festival, Butte 2008-2010

Butte Spay-Neuter Task Force and Albert's Angel Fund
Volunteer webmaster (2011-2018)

Indiana University Geologic Field Station, Cardwell, MT:
Volunteer instructor summer course(s) (1989-2002), resident manager (1999-2003); website (1998-2003)

Richard I. Gibson, Gibson Consulting - 301 North Crystal St. - Butte, Montana 59701 - Phone/Fax: 406-723-9639 - E-mail