Meet the Operations Team


Dr Peter Downes


Peter is Curator of Minerals and Meteorites at the Western Australian Museum.

Dr Vernon Stocklmayer

Assistant Editor

Vernon is a retired geologist

and co-author of

Gemstones of Western Australia.

Dr Angela Riganti 

Publications Manager

Angela is a geologist with the Geological Survey of Western Australia.

John Mill

Marketing Manager

John is a retired geologist and retailer.His current interests are mineral collecting and photography.

Alan Longbottom

Subscription Manager

Alan is a retired farmer and a dedicated micro-mineral enthusiast.