Bekki White

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Director & State Geologist
Arkansas Geological Survey

3815 West Roosevelt Road

Little Rock, AR

(501) 296-1880


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Henderson State University
Bachelor of Science in Geology, Centenary College
Masters of Science in Geology, Centenary College

Professional Registration

Arkansas Registered Professional Geologist #349
Mississippi Registered Professional Geologist #0663
Texas Registered Professional Geologist #2830

Professional Experience

2005 - Present
Director & State Geologist, Arkansas Geological Survey
2003 - 2005
Assistant State Geologist, Arkansas Geological Commission
1998 - 2003
Petroleum Geologist Supervisor, Arkansas Geological Commission
Petroleum Consultant, Chad White Operating Company
Research Chemist – Brine, Dow Chemical Corporation, Brine/Bromine Division

Professional Affiliations

Association of American State Geologists (AASG)
American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Geological Society of America (GSA)
National Association of Professional Geologists (ASBOG), Past President
Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission
Arkansas State Land Information Board
Arkansas State Board of Registration, Ex-Officio
Arkansas Oil & Brine Museum Advisory Board, 1991-1997